Social Issues

FMF, I Have Some Questions…

Praharsh (aka FMF), While watching your videos on your YouTube channel, FMF, I find myself somewhat disconnected from your thought and the way you feel about India. But, unfortunately, I'm not as good as you in animations and video making so the only tool I had to talk to you was through my blog. I… Continue reading FMF, I Have Some Questions…

book review, Literature

Pyjamas Are Forgiving Book Review: Khanna Plays it Loose as the Book Leaves Nothing Memorable

Pyjamas Are Forgiving attempts to paint before the reader a picture of a woman that we often overlook and not acknowledge. It tries to take you to that place where you see things in a different light. Its almost as if the writer has taken a decision to not allow you to look at it… Continue reading Pyjamas Are Forgiving Book Review: Khanna Plays it Loose as the Book Leaves Nothing Memorable

Letters To..., Literature

Draupadi’s Letter To Arjun

This is a letter from the series 'Letters To...' where I write letters to a character from a book from the point of view of some other character. This letter draws its roots from the book, The Palace Of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. This is a work of fiction and the author makes no… Continue reading Draupadi’s Letter To Arjun

My Experience, Self-Musings

Meeting an Old Friend…

Life has mysterious ways of helping a writer. I'm not talking in terms of money, no, no, no... I'm talking about giving a writer his content! Sometimes it comes in the form of a dream, on other occasions it so happens that in middle of the maths class you get so frustrated that to distract… Continue reading Meeting an Old Friend…

Letters To..., Literature

Draupadi’s Letter To Vyasa

This is a letter from the series 'Letters To...' where I write letters to a character from a book from the point of view of some other character. This letter draws its roots from the book, The Palace Of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. This is a work of fiction and the author makes no… Continue reading Draupadi’s Letter To Vyasa

book review, Literature

Paper Towns Book Review: Did I Have Very High Expectations?

Okay, so to start with, let's list out some ingredients that make a perfect John Green book, 1. It has to be about high school kids, 2. There should be some mysteries to be solved, 3. We need some humour, that's very important, 4. And most importantly, no matter how the book as a whole… Continue reading Paper Towns Book Review: Did I Have Very High Expectations?

India, Self-Musings, Social Issues

“To Act, or Not to Act, That is the Question”

Every now and then, you encounter certain people or are dropped into certain situations that you realize the world is not as one tone as you mistake it to be. It is much more vast and, more importantly, much more real! So I'm a very frequent traveller of the Delhi Metro which has a daily… Continue reading “To Act, or Not to Act, That is the Question”

book review, Literature

Let It Snow Book Review: Leaves You With a Wide Smile

"The worst blizzard for fifty years, three wintry love stories, one magical night." this line was enough to get me on the hook for this book by three masterclass authors - Maureen Johnson, John Green and Lauren Myracle. Like the above line mentioned, the "one magical night" is none other than that of Christmas Eve… Continue reading Let It Snow Book Review: Leaves You With a Wide Smile

Self-Musings

Your Mind is a Fool!

It was a cool, breezy day of February 2018, when everyone was busy enjoying the weather, I was sitting on my study table trying to figure out why tanΘ was equal to sinΘ / cosΘ. The pain of class 10th Maths and the pressure of performing well in the Board exams was short-lived as something… Continue reading Your Mind is a Fool!