Dear Babbu, If you are reading this, it probably means you are old enough to understand death. As a child you were told that grandma is in office when she died; you were only three years old, too young to understand the meaning of the word ‘death.’ Some of my friends were very creative when … Continue reading Letter



Our pledge India is my country. All Indians are my brothers and sisters. Empty words and hollow hearts. All we have for each other is hate.   I love my country and I am proud of its rich and varied heritage. I shall always strive to be worthy of it. I hate you. You eat … Continue reading Pledge


Today I tripped on the footpath and stumbled, hit my knee against the hard gravel. But the first word out of my mouth wasn't 'goddammit' or some such, I still called for you. As the pain passed through my knee, my friend said I repeated it again and again, like a small child hurt on … Continue reading February


Recently, a video about the millennials has gone viral, where in one of the segments the speaker talks about how the youth want to make an impact on the world. Well, even though I am not from that particular segment, I too had similar aspirations when I joined the workforce. I wanted to make an … Continue reading Impact