Category: People

A PVC Pipe, A Sickle and His Own Hands

I was returning home from office. I usually board the suburban train at a major crowded railway station. One such day while I was waiting for my train to arrive, all of a sudden people starting whispering among themselves, all of their gazes directed towards...

Plastic isn’t The Problem, People Are!

Since this is my first post on The Opinion, I decided to give the half a dozen people who accidentally clicked this, an idea about how I and my article operate, before saying something morally, socially, and/or politically incorrect in your humble opinion. What I...

What is Wrong With Us

A few days back, I was talking to a friend of mine. She was in quest of a place to stay, near her office. She: My friends and I are looking for a house around this area. Would you help us in finding one ? Me:...

People’s Opinion on Terrorism

Merin is a school teacher who worked in a school for disadvantaged in a state in southern India. A soft-hearted woman of not so bold characteristics. One of her close associates happens to be a potential recruiter for terrorist outfits particularly the ISIS. Radicalization happens....

Letter to My Ex-Best Friend

Dear Ex-best friend, Yes, I called you that! 2 years ago if someone had told us that this would have been our future, they would have received a punch on their face. But today, here we are embracing the harsh truth of reality. Today morning...

Mother (Women) India

Disclaimer: Not for or against to whomsoever it may concern. “Thaaye un peyar sollumbodhe idhayathil mellisai paayudhey…” goes the lyric of a famous song about India. But the topic in discussion is nothing related to the inspirational and eternal history of the country, rather it...

Selfless Souls

Over the years, we have had one or many favorite teachers at a point of time. Even if we get stuck in an asylum-like college, there will always be one life-saving, cool teacher who instantly becomes our favorite. If you haven’t had one yet, wait-for-it....

Patience is a virtue

A popular liquid hand-wash brand promises to kill germs within 10 seconds. 10 seconds? A speech bubble popped up-”Why? Am I going to turn into an alien thereafter?” I shared this thought with my friend but he argued that given our hectic lives, time wasted...

The Ultimate Experience

            One has to experience at least some amount of sadness to get a real experience of happiness. Yes you read that right! It is not possible to stay gleeful and satisfied at all times. Neither are your woes permanent!...