There were none…

Sleepless nights and endless internal fights manifested a fireball of vengeance within. The fireball felt asphyxiated as mere blood and flesh couldn’t quench its thirst just when it discovered a sparkling network of neurons firing shots at each other. It moved closer to the ‘scientific’ neuron in an attempt to devour its message. Albeit tiny,…

Could it be another change?

Yanny: (reading a wall poster in Laurel’s room) “The only thing that is constant in life is change”. Hmm…okay…but why do you have it up your wall? Pull it off ‘for a change’. Laurel: Oh that one? That’s a profound quote pregnant with a lot of connotations. Yanny: (in a mocking tone) Yeah? Name one……

What have you done Virat?

Dear Virat, Utterly shocked at your unceremonious exit from the captaincy stint. Didn’t see that coming as you have been the brand ambassador for red ball cricket for all these years. Is it because of the issues with the BCCI? We’ll never know. Numbers speak high volumes for themselves about your contribution as a captain….

Home

Come back home my dear The distance alienates me My heart and mind are strung But the soul seems untethered Just like a river I aspire to merge into our ocean But the barrier of void   Makes me feel like a seasonal stream Our confluence was labelled crazy And our conversations hazy I felt…

Weave your dreams…

Narrator: He was trapped in a claustrophobic four-walled enclosure that was dimly lit by a Kerosene lamp fixed in one of the corners. All he had was a fountain pen, an ink bottle, a filler, and a stack of parchment papers at his disposal. While he was gathering his thoughts, a high-pitched sound pierced the…

Chesspression?

Tapti: (Anxious)Why do I feel like a pawn in someone else’s chessboard?When destiny controls life, you at least know that it is something meta-physicalBut once you learn that you are being played, it seems impossible to break the chainsYou try to take control of your routine and build a positive façadeBut in reality, it’s just…

Prick

Floating like a water bubble Drifting through thin air Unaware of the impending doom A prick is all it takesA new chapterOr a dreadful disaster?A path with no tetherOr a lane with caustic weather? Only time will tell For he reflects glory Implodes slowly Unaware of the imminent gloomComes out of his bubble And forms…

Pandora’s Box?

*** Hospital Scenes *** Nurse Petal: Mr. Gray, I’m sorry to inform you that you’ve been diagnosed with a brain tumor and there’s a high chance that you may not have any memory of the past. Your life would be a clean slate. If we don’t do the surgery, I’m afraid we don’t have a…

Why her?

Cole: I don’t get it man…what’s so special about her? Tyler: Where do I start? Umm…She’s a fairytale disguised as a cosmic beauty. Just like the full moon, her beaming smile and a glint in her eyes illuminates my soul. Her mere presence freezes the world at twilight and emanates eternal bliss around us. She…

Protonic Evolution

People don’t just change with time, they evolve.It is a very individualistic experience where the sphere of influence is a dainty montage of their nuanced regular interplay.What separates a protonic evolution from an electronic one is their tone of interaction with the older clique.