Pawprints #1 – Alpha

Between Buttons’s adoption and his return in 2014, for whatever reason, I’d started to feed the streeties outside our place. One meal later, they put me on a pedestal I didn’t …

Pawprints on the Heart

Between Buttons’s adoption and his return in 2014, for whatever reason, I’d started to feed the streeties outside our place. One meal later, they put me on a pedestal I didn’t …

Pawprints!

I first saw her in the girls’ waiting room at Christ Nagar English High School in 1994. July, I think it was, and it was my cousin who told me …

The Town’s Own

Sometime back, I set myself the challenge of writing short stories. A resumption of sorts, in fact, of an art I last attempted a few years ago. How is it? …

Other Pursuits

As a Literary Consultant, I get paid to read! It’s an excellent calling if you have the patience, head and the heart for it. Patience, because sometimes you’re working with …

Bizsim Training Solutions Pvt Ltd

Business Simulations for training and assessment. That’s the shortest and aptest description I can think of for what we do wanted to do. Unfortunately, due to various reasons, we are …

Cart. Horse.

It’s beyond sad that a man had to carry his wife’s body for 10 kilometers for want of an ambulance (and the means to pay for one) It’s beyond pathetic …

An Unruly Child

A lot of nations won – or were handed – their independence in the years immediately following the Second World War. The imperial powers were, irrespective of the side they …

Death of an Unknown Indian

A young man was killed on Thursday when he was rammed by a freight rickshaw in west Delhi’s Subhash Nagar area. But his death wasn’t immediate; passersby passed by, and one even stole his mobile. And he died there, and it could have been you or I.

A Gnat in Heat

For the last two days, I’ve been patting myself on my back. The site’s back up, is functional and I even managed to put together a couple of posts. Not …