Sticky fluid, denser than water, is constantly flowing through the nose. I – surrounded with 3 different white handkerchiefs for 3 different purposes – use one of them to wipe my red rose exactly when I feel the sticky fluid…Read more
Let it flow.
none to not bend it,
wrench, or veer away.
Let her fly. Sky high. With no sigh. Let her live a happy life, with no major dive into the sea, from the sky, piercing the clouds and water alike, reaching the bottom, of sea with no gill, only to…Read more
I wanted to be among the writers, thinkers with intellectual acuity. I wanted to listen to their thoughts and see if I stand among them or if legends are just a faff. I wanted to rate them on a scale. I wanted to look into their minds and know if such people exist. I wanted to know why writers write, why singers sing, why journalists try to be candid, and why audience has so interest in them. I wanted to know more about the audience at such events. I wanted to see whether it is just a festival where every attendee is served scotch and beer at night or more than that. I wanted to see if the audience is a group of some wannabes or they really carry the ability to discern, and to be perspicacious.Read more
Dear Mohan Bhagwat, I recently came across the text of a speech you gave either in Kolkata or Madhya Pradesh. I am not sure about the place and I don’t even intend to know. It is what you said, actually…Read more
When you decide to follow one individual or an idea, it seems the eternity, you go through the finally-search-is-over moment and decide it is your destiny to follow this guy. But you are wrong here. If you decide to follow one individual, it may turn things around for you. It may make you a staunch fanatic. All this for those who choose to follow someone, but the worst are those who congenitally follow someone. They are the true fanatics! Read 8 reasons why you should never follow an individual/idea/politician/leader/boss/godman/god. But this doesn’t mean you should not know about them. Read all religious books, follow all leaders and politicians, listen to all godmen and make your own different path in the never ending katzenjammer of Life.Read more
Dear Vladimir Nabokov, I won’t say I am your fan. But I feel gratitude to you for it is your work that has inspired me the most, rather it is your work that made me realize I have a tumultuous…Read more