The Hair Clip

The telephone beeps and breaks her rest. She tries to discover her telephone which is in my grasp. She tries to take it away yet I hang on tight. She takes a gander at me to check whether I am wakeful yet I am in my best of acting mind-sets. …

A Letter for you..

My Hero,  I need to remind you something. That not everything in life goes systematically. Not everything in life is to be taken from an engineer’s perspective. Not everything is to be discussed with everyone. Some things are just felt by the heart and left alone like that itself. When I …

The Chutzpah of Media’s Sycophancy

A man walks into a lawyer’s office and asks how his consultation charges. “50 thousand rupees for three questions,” the lawyer says. “Gosh! Isn’t that kind of expensive?” the guy says. “Yes, it is,” says the lawyer. “What’s your third question?” This is what you called as Chutzpah. Chutzpah, pronounced …

The Handkerchief – Part I

It is Monsoon of 1996 in a small town called Fort Songadh in Gujarat. A 10 year old Indian kid didn’t understand of love & obsession other than Sachin Tendulkar. May be it was just a stupid emotion or I had gone pervert at young age. Ok, I am confused …

The Boarding Pass – Part II

The sadistic thrill of the mystery woman enticed me. In these few minutes, I realized I did not ask her name. She was an amazing beautiful woman around 30 something. She had an attractive persona in all respects and most importantly her character made for an interesting conversation. She was …

The Boarding Pass – Part I

“This way sir, proceed to Gate number 18 for boarding. Boarding starts in 90 minutes.” said the pretty lady from Air Arabia’s ground staff at Sharjah Airport. I was travelling to Nairobi from Sharjah in July 2014. Generally, I like stopovers as it allows me to roam around different airports, …

The Wedding Hookers – Part I

At 28, it is a bit odd to live with title of being single when you have done it all – flirting, dating, relationships, flings and erotic escapades – needless to say multiple times. But life and women are unpredictable enough to land the most desirable men in this state. …

Drowned thoughts of an imaginative mind

Every good story starts with a challenge. A goal which both inspires and spreads fear, hints of danger and adventure in equal measures – unconquered & unfathomed mountains and unbeatable adversaries. For us it was Ganga, a river synonymous with everything Indian, the very reason of existence for over a …