MRS-1-(2/4) : The Dream That Died Young.

Continued from Part-1 of the four part Mini Reading Series (MRS)- “The Unrequited Love Story of a Father & a Son.” We were about to move into a house of our own. Everyone was brimming with vivacity and happiness. But, the excitement, energy and happiness of everyone else combined too were nothing compared to the elated … Continue reading MRS-1-(2/4) : The Dream That Died Young.

MRS-1-(1/4) : The Pursuit of Success.

I was about 7, when we used to stay in a small town of Hanumangarh in Rajasthan. And, financially we were in a deplorable state. You can get an insight into our condition considering that my parents used to save money for a bunch of days to buy me my favourite pineapple juice every fortnight … Continue reading MRS-1-(1/4) : The Pursuit of Success.

First Mini Reading Series (MRS) Launch!

There was this man who used to love me like his most precious gem. I was his priority, the reason why he toiled so hard. He would sleep less and eat less. But he would never love me any lesser. He did everything in his capacity to keep that curve on my face intact. The … Continue reading First Mini Reading Series (MRS) Launch!

The Pledge. The Superhuman. And, the Smiles.

I am going to begin this post by sharing a pledge that I read to myself almost every morning after waking up and brushing my teeth. Maybe the reader would call it more of a message than a pledge. But, I hope the reader will be able to understand the emotions involved. My Pledge- I … Continue reading The Pledge. The Superhuman. And, the Smiles.

Commentary: And, the Dogs finally intimidated the Elephant.

Does a tit for a tat ever solve a problem? It never does. It only exacerbates the status quo. Post reading the answers and opinions of various others on Quora, here is what I gleaned from the people who are justifying PM Modi's actions. When Man Mohan Singh was at the helm of this nation’s greatest … Continue reading Commentary: And, the Dogs finally intimidated the Elephant.

Three Sets of People of which only one matters.

Yukti and I met when we were stupid and small. Actually, I was the one with those traits. She was small but smart. She would always top the class ever since UKG, i.e. Upper Kindergarten. By the way, I was her lucky charm, just neither of us knew about it. How? Because she topped the … Continue reading Three Sets of People of which only one matters.

Do I write to please others or oneself?

Most of my creations range in the lengths of over the 1000 word count. In fact, the count moves past the 1500 count and approaches 2000 word limit quite often. Now, when I write in this manner, I know one thing is bound to happen. Not everyone is going to read the entire posts. In … Continue reading Do I write to please others or oneself?

This will be my gift to my Maa on her 25th Anniversary!

My Greetings to my Gods! I have seen you fight, love, hug and shout at each other. I have been a witness to a lot of ugly moments and times when you both were not in a great shape. But, each time you both inspired me. How? By coming back together with much more understanding, … Continue reading This will be my gift to my Maa on her 25th Anniversary!

Opinion-1: My Daddy Goals!

Dibakar Dutta is a young and prolific writer on Quora. He is one of my favourites as of today and I love most of his works. And, thus I got very feverish when he asked me a question there on Quora. The question was, "Would you raise your children like your parents raised you?" I … Continue reading Opinion-1: My Daddy Goals!

Kicking the Stage Fright off the stage!

I am a celebrity. I dance and have done over a hundred live shows and concerts. Each one of those in front of large audiences of over several hundreds and thousands of people. The crowds are always brimming, clapping and shouting my name as I arrive on the stage, perform and leave with an upbeat … Continue reading Kicking the Stage Fright off the stage!