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Obituary (Fiction essay)

“We are deeply saddened to inform, our beloved mother Sumedha passed away peacefully in sleep last night.” 42 years of a friendship had come to an abrupt end. Just like that. Another piece of me fallen and turned to ashes. … Continue reading

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Positive or Negative?Identifying Influence

A person with negative mindset feels jealous, even threatened, of someone competent or better, where a person with positive mindset will feel inspired & bonhomie.  The Negative’s idea of success includes bringing others down to look taller/better, while the Positive … Continue reading

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Lifting Obligations

How often do we settle for other people’s comfort at the cost of our well-being? It is more common than most people will openly admit. We feel that a person meeting social/family obligation is the model of a good person. … Continue reading

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Games people play!

Let me put it in one sentence – Our ways are so fucked up! We embrace those who pity themselves and try to empower them. AND we try to incapacitate those who come across too sure or powerful. The strong … Continue reading

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Miracle

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Almost… <3

Night sky. Starless. Clouds blocking the infinite. Soaked roads. Puddles. All smells have slowly died. Open window. Breeze. Curtains fill up, dance inside. Murky lamp. Quiet. A bug making a climb. Bored teacup. Forlorn. Vapours vanishing into heights. Almost remembered. … Continue reading

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The Thing About Love <3

Love is elusive, many say. Even transient. Like a wild horse, it runs free Exhilarating to ride Impossible to maintain. But lovers. Lovers know different. They will tell you, Love is the only thing that stays When everything changes – … Continue reading

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Self-Righteousness & other things

I never liked being bullied, watching someone bully another and I do not enjoy bullying people. I do nag my close friends sometimes for fun because they know I mean no harm to their self-esteem. No conscious effort went into … Continue reading

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Beautiful Mess

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Detachment and Love?

Oh this divine drama of detachment that prevents people from loving wholly so they avoid being hurt.  How can one love in bits & pieces? What is this cautious love? A love so feared is no love at all. It … Continue reading

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