Summer with a Promise of Rain

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It wasn’t a summer that dragged our life out of the cold. Neither was it the one which burnt our life away. No. Instead, it was a summer which came with a promise of rain. And now, it’s over. Yes, the summer of education is finally done. And just like most of the other summers, […]

A Cupid’s Tale

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‘Oh my dear Cupid, When will I find my mate?’ ‘Oh my dear Cupid, When will you change my fate?’ ‘Am I not worthy of love?’ ‘Don’t you care for me at all?’ ‘If you are the real Cupid, Why do make my heart stall?’ ‘Just remember, oh Cupid, If you don’t find me a […]

Live, because LIFE is worth living

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All alone I sit Brushing my only tooth Caressing it with care Delaying the inevitable truth Everything has left me slowly Filled my life with void Greedily I stay Holding the death behind It’s not like I ain’t tired Journey just keeps getting tough Kidney has failed, stomach complains Legs can’t handle the road rough […]

Dear New Year, Happy Birthday!

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Dear New Year, Happy Birthday! You might not know this, but you’re one of those children who are extremely famous even before their birth. We children usually get our big birthday party after spending a year in this place. But you, you’re different. Look around the world. Look how the people threw big parties for […]

The Addiction called LIFE

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As a student, I never thought clearing an interview would be difficult. After ten rejections though, life has shown me just how tough it can be. Being a writer, I’ve always been proud of the string of words at my disposal. They’re not only my friends, they’re the roots of that writer in me. And […]

The A to Z of Life

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Addicting us to itself Life makes those unknown bonds And we, the mighty characters Stage the great drama We make it more expressive We seek the cushion of friendship And soon those glorious people Fill our life with happiness I, Me, and myself Jealousy creeps in even faster In that jumbled kaleidoscope Life throws the love‘s roster And […]

Celebrate, but with care!

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People watched with curious eyes as a procession filled the main street. Some gathered in their balconies, while the others peeked through their windows. Even the usually rushing people turned their heads around to steal a glance at the center of attraction. A big Ganesha idol! The elephant-god towered over the light poles, as it […]

When life gives you a chance, respect it!

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“Has your second year started?” his grandmother asked with a curious look. “Yes,” he replied without even taking his eyes off the phone. His grandmother just couldn’t understand what was so interesting in there that he kept staring at it all the time. But then, she had given up on trying to understand this youngsters […]

Roger (Legend) Federer

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Champions come and go The legends, they stay To the chambers of our heart They carve their own way   I still remember that day six years ago when our city had hosted its first half-marathon. The then sports minister Mr. Gill had flagged off that race. That night, at the concert, which followed the race, […]