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mid week gibberish

Go fishing with no knowledge of where
the fish and the hook should be.
Go bungee jumping with fear of height
in your heart.
Mix irish cream with black coffee… 171 more words


Romancing the city of joy

This is the fifth time I am coming back to writing this article. Every time I write one paragraph and read through it, I hate myself for such a creation and end up deleting the whole thing. 855 more words


The Poetics of Poverty

But poetry is no improper or inferior or unnecessary thing. On the contrary it is badly needed. Science would tell us that water is a chemical compound of hydrogen and oxygen, but in the language of poetry water is the gift of life. 333 more words


First alone trip - part 1

I always liked traveling but somehow didn’t have so much chances. Sometimes when we think we are not able to di things as we want ansmd we just start doing it without any planning it happens. 286 more words


Calcutta or Kolkatta, a chaotic yet calm city.

Bollywood movie, ‘Kahaani’, starring Vidya Balan which released in early 2012  inspired me to to visit Calcutta. So along with my sisters, I traveled on a 24+hour train ride on Durronto  to reach the city of Joy. 194 more words


Walking the Streets of Kolkata: the well choreographed dance and the outsider

Walking the streets of Kolkata, I am held hostage to the capability of my feet to negotiate these foreign roads as well as Mother Nature’s mercy. 248 more words