A second-hand husband

Is there any relationship in this world that we can own? A person who will just ours to be. Can we own anyone? or Do we have to live with the subtlety of our ephemeral relationships? I read a book recently The Far Field by Madhuri Vijay, which won the JCB Prize for Literature 2019.Continue reading “A second-hand husband”

Is it okay to hate the people you work with?

I don’t know what I want in my life, I just want to be a person who is happy and gets to sleep peacefully at night. Nothing more, nothing less. They say a person is known by the company he keeps. That’s true! You develop a personality influenced by the people around you. The wayContinue reading “Is it okay to hate the people you work with?”

The Letter my Mom will never read

Dear Mom I don’t know why I’m writing this letter here, instead of sending it straight to you. Maybe, because somewhere I know that even if you read it, you won’t understand it. Not because of the intricacies of my language here but because the lens you need to understand this perplexed situation is notContinue reading “The Letter my Mom will never read”

To the mother in each one of us

Have you ever realized what happens if you don’t wake up the next morning? Or the cough you had last night may turn out to be a deadly disorder the very next day. Or the lump you were feeling on your back turns out to be a pernicious tumor? Sounds scary, right? Well, I’m scaredContinue reading “To the mother in each one of us”