The wish spell

The emotional tyranny she would impose, The harder it became for him to dispose.   Chance and chance and one more chance yet again, Little changed, his efforts to her were still mundane.   Fed up, frustrated, he decides to move away from 'wished to be wife' Not before he casted his wish spell 'Let … Continue reading The wish spell

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Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 6 | Fear of Failure

Vedant: Many a times I feel I am not doing things to my potential. I am capable of a lot more but I just don’t put enough effort. This makes me feel mediocre which makes me feel sad. Mr Swamy: So what do you think stops you from doing things to your potential? Vedant: Sometimes … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 6 | Fear of Failure

Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 5 | Nothing Matters

Vedant: Mr Swamy, I’ve got Kabir with me too. He is one of a kind, weirdly so though. Kabir: Hello Mr Swamy. Mr Swamy: (glanced at Kabir observing his fatigued image as if he had been sleepless for days together) Hello Kabir. Vedant told me you have some troubles. Tell me. Kabir: I don’t feel … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 5 | Nothing Matters

Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 4 | The Misery

Vedant: Mr Swamy, what is the source of all the misery? Mr. Swamy: Most enlightened people will tell you that desire is the root cause of all the misery. Many people claim expectation to be the fundamental cause. Vedant: Do you agree with them? Mr. Swamy: I don’t really care to agree or disagree. I’ve my own parameters to … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 4 | The Misery

Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 3 | The Hypocrite

Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Vedant: Can one know if he is being a hypocrite? Mr. Swamy: What makes you ask this? Vedant: Many actions and emotions of mine make me feel I am one! Mr. Swamy: Well, everybody is a hypocrite. As … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 3 | The Hypocrite

Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 1 | The Confusion

Student: I’m confused. Master: Enlighten me with your confusion. Student: Things I was once sure about, don’t seem to be so now. Every time I feel I’ve perfected myself in any aspect, something makes me feel fallible. The ideas I once pioneered get debunked by future experiences. The people I thought I would die for, … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 1 | The Confusion

Be Alone. Just don’t be lonely.

A man is known by the company he keeps. But what do we know of a man who likes to be by himself? It was a busy lunch hour at the office cafeteria. The space was sparse and people had been grappling to find a spot to enjoy their meal. The whole of the ambiance … Continue reading Be Alone. Just don’t be lonely.

Two spoons

Today again, Rajeev goes to the office cafeteria by himself. He orders some biryani and sips on a cup of black tea while the biryani gets prepared. The cafeteria has a self-service and Rajeev eagerly awaits the ‘biryani’ shout from the food vendor while he randomly browses through his phone. After an impatient wait of … Continue reading Two spoons

Unedited one

Finally !! I found the stage to portray myself I am one of my own kind; never seen, never heard Oh yes ! I am going to surprise the spectators with things they haven't seen in years and that's gonna quench their thirst, My time is here, Oh these butterflies making me high but my … Continue reading Unedited one

Untold sufferings

So it's dawn again;Aah ! Alas another day to rejuvenuate myself With things I have been craving for. Yes, it's dawn; things will surely be getting brighter as the sun reaches its zenith Just like any other day, this is also the one I have been longing for Today is my day, I am gay … Continue reading Untold sufferings

Meeting someone special

In his late teens and his looks so tense, He seemed fed up with everybody's pretence.   Looked like a boy with dreams on his mind, But his mind itself to him, didn't seem so kind.   Intelligence he had a little, but he seeked wisdom, Mediocrity was a sin, a recipe to boredom, The … Continue reading Meeting someone special