Miracle Morning #8: 7 October 2017 – The Real Reason Why I Donate My Blood.

Umm.. I could not write much yesterday. Though I woke up well in time, I could not go in for either of my writing or reading session. Because I didn't have a sound sleep the previous night. Thanks to one of my professors who is in the United States at the moment and thus takes … Continue reading Miracle Morning #8: 7 October 2017 – The Real Reason Why I Donate My Blood.

Nugget-28: Why It Takes Time To Get Over Death Of A Loved One?

The first time I laughed after I had lost my father, I stopped abruptly just within a few seconds. I was feeling guilty for being happy about something so soon. I began to wonder how could I find something amusing enough just weeks after! And, no one made me feel that way. It was my … Continue reading Nugget-28: Why It Takes Time To Get Over Death Of A Loved One?

Nugget-19: What Kind Of A Feeling Is Hope?

When I lost my father, everything in my life was falling apart. I had every reason to cry, lament and ultimately end my life there and then. But, there was a part of me which kept telling me, in due time this phase shall pass. That was Hope. Today, I have very much moved on … Continue reading Nugget-19: What Kind Of A Feeling Is Hope?

Father’s Day: Dearest Papa, Bless Me So I Can Give Maa Joys That I Could Not Give You.

Dearest Papa, There is a lot that I have to say to you. You were right there. Right around me somewhere all the time. But, I never laid my eyes on you even once, unless I needed something. I don't even remember when the last time I professed my love to you. You were never … Continue reading Father’s Day: Dearest Papa, Bless Me So I Can Give Maa Joys That I Could Not Give You.

Nugget-16: I Just Had To Be A Better Son.

“There is no way out.`” My head kept regurgitating that to me. That was the only thought playing back and forth over and over again in my mind. I thought I could will myself to death with those words. But, I could not. I had a mother. I had to get better. For her, I … Continue reading Nugget-16: I Just Had To Be A Better Son.

Nugget-14: Console A Friend Who Has Just Lost A Parent.

Ever since ninth grade, we had been a closely knit cohort of four friends. It would not be wrong to say that we were the best of friends back then who did everything together. We were so close, that even our parents used to treat us like their own. But, as time grew, so did … Continue reading Nugget-14: Console A Friend Who Has Just Lost A Parent.

MRS-1-(4/4) : He Defied Death & Came Back To His Son!

Continued from Part-3 of the four part Mini Reading Series (MRS)– “The Unrequited Love Story of a Father & a Son.” I was surrounded by sorrow, suffering, grief, anguish and affliction. My father was no more to guide me how to face the world. The person who had protected me against every tough reality about life, … Continue reading MRS-1-(4/4) : He Defied Death & Came Back To His Son!

MRS-1-(3/4) : I Made My Greatest Mistake Ever.

Continued from Part-2 of the four part Mini Reading Series (MRS)– “The Unrequited Love Story of a Father & a Son.” Within the next few hours, our house began teeming with people. Some of them were our neighbours and the society residents. Others were relatives or friends. Some were confabulating and expressing grief to each other. … Continue reading MRS-1-(3/4) : I Made My Greatest Mistake Ever.

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.