Understanding our existence

NASA had predicted the Perseid Meteor showers on Aug 11th and 12th. The annual event in August is due to a comet “Swift Tuttle” which flew around the Sun in 1992. Although the next trip around the Sun is only in 2126, the remnants of...

Choice Machine

We generally meet up for smokes, after coming back home for vacations. Our first meet would be on a local hill overseeing the city, among birds, cigarette butts and dogs. I would not get scared of them as I had Vishnu beside, though he is...

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....

Library and Caffeine

Sherlock Holmes walked into the library. He was told that it was a nice place to hangout. A friend of his recently referred it as a place for intellectuals. Sherlock wanted to check that. ‘Maybe a place, when there is no case?’. He thought. ‘Poetry,...

In The Darkness, As a Light

Aristotle says there are only 36 plots that can be narrated in stories. It is true that no stories have been told apart from these 36 plots in literature theatre, cinema, and narratives. I seriously reject his theory and I believe stories can be narrated...