[From Dear Diary. Year 2010] Statutory Warning: All characters in this story are real. Any resemblance to any person, living or dead, is absolutely deliberate. A fine cold evening of December 2010. I was a faculty (Verbal Ability) at Cerebral Heights - a coaching institute for CAT (Common Admission Test). This was their old campus. … Continue reading When I was the villain in someone’s life story!
I would rather be a clown clad in a tattered gown Than be a neat clone of every pretty one I would rather cry and cry and let the whole being sigh Than pretend to forget that we never really met I would rather so much miss that never happening kiss Than bare my body … Continue reading I would rather
Being at the center stage matters. It matters to most people, if not all. Everyone loves to be the center of attention, all eyes glued, flashlights, single-handed performance and all. I was like that. And for a major part of me, I am still like that. Yet there’s a less vociferous side of me that … Continue reading The depth of field!
Ofcourse you do remember the infamous Onida ad. Cliché yet works. The agenda this month is simple. To help you become enviable. No compulsion, however. You are free to boycott this one. I have been jealous of people. Actually a lot of people. Those days it was almost as if I could smell my burnt … Continue reading Neighbour’s envy