The choice

Tick, tock. Tick, tock. The time was ticking away. And I looked around to see if someone else was feeling the pain of noticing precious time running away just like I was doing. It was a crowded room; filled with friends, roommates, ex-classmates, parents, friends of parents, school time buddies, girlfriend, her friends; the list … Continue reading The choice

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Just like everyone else

  The only way to know the truth of life is to stand apart from it, to see the consequence of every thought, every action, every word. But still, we are bound by time and space unable to steer a destiny. The man in the high castle   Once there was a young girl, born … Continue reading Just like everyone else

Closure

I took another shower at six in the evening, put on my best clothes, checked myself out in the mirror for the tenth time, felt sad that there’s not much I could do about how I looked, and finally left the room in a jiffy. The wait for the elevator felt like a really long … Continue reading Closure

WAY BACK HOME!

  The time on my phone read 3 am. It had been four hours since I lay down on my bed to try and get some sleep; coz today was going to be a big day in my life. I was finally stepping out to become “my own man” as they say it in a … Continue reading WAY BACK HOME!

The little things you do

Happiness is a choice that you make every single day! On one occasion, my friend and I had gone on a visit to the famous Lingaraj temple at Bhubaneshwar, Odisha, India. Being a  high security area, all leather goods were to be deposited at the counter and only then was an entry possible. It was … Continue reading The little things you do

The goodbye – Part 1

I took out my cycle and rode out of the basement of my apartment. I was filled with hope; for I now knew the colony and thus could narrow down my search by great lengths. This had become my daily routine over the week- to be off on my cycle for hours together in search … Continue reading The goodbye – Part 1