No! I've not stolen this thought from you. I too think there's something special, something eerily beautiful about nights; nights filled with silence. I can stare at the walls for no reason. I can laugh on my own. I can scream inside my head. Well! I can even contemplate on world problems and the meaning … Continue reading Silence of the nights.
Class 6. Coimbatore. Same School. Same Class. Coincidence? I doubt it. Science class. Chapter 10. The Human Body. Eyes. You had the prettiest. Hands. I wanted to hold yours. Heart. You bloody stole mine. Maths Class. I was fond of numbers. My roll number was 4. Yours 16. 4 square 16. Coincidence? No! I was … Continue reading Coincidence.
We've pondered over the how questions and sought asylum in the labels thrown around since the dawn of the written word. ‘How much can I do with someone before I can talk about it?’ ‘How close to the cliff can you get without falling off?‘ ‘How close to evil can I sneak without being labelled … Continue reading Since the dawn of the written word.
I try to find an ocean of silent words and let the waves carry me across to a world that accepts everyone for who they are. Queer or straight, male or female, monogamous or poly-amorous, white or yellow or brown or black. As a straight male, I enjoy a good majority and I hope not … Continue reading An ocean of silent words.
When I was a young amateur, society’s words and thoughts got deeply imbibed in my mind that men aren’t supposed to cry. That men come from a stronger background who fight sadness with sadness and expression with suppression. Yet when I held back those tears I failed to let go of those instances. And I … Continue reading Through tears and grief.
Kareri Lake Trek: This trek is a relatively lesser explored trek on a glacier lake. For an avid traveller looking forward to explore the Himalayas, Kareri Lake trek is a promising one that is filled with spruce trees, a serene stream and green meadows. A night at the Kareri Lake under the moonlight will entice … Continue reading KARERI LAKE TREK: A STRIKINGLY BEAUTIFUL WEEKEND GETAWAY
"Sometimes the greatest adventure is simply a conversation" - Amadeus Wolfe. Its been almost a year since I started Dialogue. A forum that brought people together to create, share and discuss ideas. I started this forum with a single idea of enhancing communication and discussions among people to add value both at an individual level … Continue reading Dialogue. An end to mark a new beginning.
There are times when asked the question ‘Who are you?’ I don’t sound like the way I want to be heard. I claim to identify myself as a man as per the norms but not all my challenges be solved by “growing a pair.” Occasionally I get called as a reader, writer or speaker yet … Continue reading The heartbeat in my silent words.
Those moments they wander, urge and yearn for more amidst the clouds of despair where the memories daunt and the hope awakens. Moments where my lips parted under the darkness from her freckled cheeks and my mind embraced the thoughts of distilled solitude. My promises are no more alive neither in her claims nor … Continue reading Moments and Promises.
After ‘The Dark Knight’ trilogy, Wonderwoman is the superhero film that kept me hooked. Given the fact that I’m not a comic buff, this movie taught me so much more. A superhero film on a female lead directed by a female director – Just Wow! – What a movie. But perhaps, that’s where I’m wrong … Continue reading Wonderwoman – Defying the norms.