Creative Corner

The Bicycle

Ten-year-old Mansi looked at the gleaming network of spokes in her father’s bicycle. She imagined riding on it, passing her friend Billu’s father’s cycle repair shop into the fields at the end of her village, where farmers would be busy ploughing their land in tow of their black, hairy buffaloes. How happy she’d be! “Bitiya, get… Continue reading The Bicycle

Creative Corner

This New Year…

“Oh my god, I must see him. When are you guys coming down?” said Munu, excited to hear about her nephew. “Not sure, yet! If everything works out, we’ll be there by Wednesday. Three CLs plus a weekend and we’re going to have a blast at New Year’s Eve!” exclaimed Nomi, who lived with her… Continue reading This New Year…

On Views

An Open Letter: to those who scream abuses on public opinion portals!

Dear fellow commentator on public opinion websites, Hi! Hope this finds you well-slept and calm. First, tune into your favourite radio channel or music app and play the best ambient music. Now...don't be alarmed but I have a few things to say. You see, I'm all for political correctness and letting people be and not… Continue reading An Open Letter: to those who scream abuses on public opinion portals!