survival

Exodus- The woes of a young woman…

     This is a story on survival and flood. This is actually a true story, the central character being my grandmother, whose name is Aaikon which means "a lovely daughter". Aaikon was among the many teenagers in the village who sat near the fire, recounting the glorious days of their village, Duramari. Well,to be… Continue reading Exodus- The woes of a young woman…

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survival

The enigma called life…

  This is a  fictional story on survival and life... Dharma sat near the mango tree in the compound, where his home had once been. He sat in a squatting position, his face turned towards the street. It was Magh bihu yet again. There was a bustle on the street as people from his village… Continue reading The enigma called life…

Love

The beauty within…

via Daily Prompt: Blossom Everyone blossoms in love. Not necessary that love be of your spouse's or boyfriend's or girlfriend's. Love comes in various forms. Like the love of a mother, father (happy father's day) and all around you. But, more particularly, the focus of my article would be on one type of love; the… Continue reading The beauty within…

Childhood fantasy

Baby in progress… The whims of a four year old!

  "I want a baby!" A four year old me had once demanded my dad. Well, after all, how tough a demand could that be? All you had to do was visit the hospital and buy one. As simple as that. And that was what I thought when I was four. Oh well, don’t get… Continue reading Baby in progress… The whims of a four year old!

nature

My “celestial” fiasco… and nature’s serenade!

  I am not one of those science or space or astronomy buffs. If the only thing I have accomplished so far, and in a rather glorious way, if I might add, is the fact that I often land up being the butt of most jokes. But, well, moving on... you know, certain things pique… Continue reading My “celestial” fiasco… and nature’s serenade!