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My very own random thoughts

No Place for the Young

Four years ago when I got married, I didn’t imagine it would change my life so drastically. There would be this slightly cumbersome affair of living with a guy, I thought. I couldn’t be more wrong. Being married turned out to be a great deal, you see, and it was …

Diwali Musings

Recently my brother got engaged, and post the engagement, we all traveled to his fiancee’s quaint little home town in Jharkhand to meet her extended family’s. Hers is the big Indian family, the kind wherein aunts and uncles and cousins abound. As I watched them, and her, I felt a …

Why I am sick of Indian Media

My interest in ‘news’ and the political events across India (and the world) is sporadic at best. Most times, I am off …

Of Understanding a Joke

Today morning, on Whatsapp, I received one of those husband-wife jokes. Husband: I need one of those Diwali fire bombs. Wife: Why? …

Jahnavi

Writing a guest post, (I have been told), is a pleasure. Writing a guest post for The Fool, however, was a challenge. …

Naro Va Kunjaro Va

It was that time of our lives when Kartik had joined the gym. Now, Kartik has joined gyms several times so far, …

Bittersweet

This article has been written for a prompt during the Indifiction Workshop. The challenge was to write the story only through dialogue …

Seven (Part II)

The first part of this story can be found here.  However, that is not how stories end, do they? And for our …

Seven (Part I)

The tiny hamlet of Ferbishire was waking up to another peaceful morning. It was the perfect weather – not so sunny as …