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Last night, a question was posed about the definition of “community”. The question had a Christian context, but I thought about it a great deal afterward. 407 more words

"Let me know when you get here"

Two nights ago, driving home from work, I turned out from a side street and a car collided into mine. The other driver insisted, irate, that I hadn’t checked my right before turning out onto the main road. 636 more words


जब आप अपने जीवन के उस मोड़ पर आते हैं, जहाँ ऐसा लगता है मानो आप अकेले पड़ गये हैं। उस समय किसी की भी बड़ी विचित्र स्थति हो जाती है। अकेलापन की कोई परिभाषा तो नहीं होती लेंकिन उस पल ऐसा प्रतित होता है मानो आपने अपने पति या पत्नि से तो ठोकर तो खाई ही है साथ ही आपके प्रेमी या प्रेमिका ने भी आपका साथ छोड़ दिया है। उस समय का सूनापन आपके जीवन को झकझोंर कर रख देता है। 133 more words

Chitra Roy


The first post I would like to cover for my new blog series is on loneliness. I feel this is a prudent message because a lot of people really don’t appreciate just how much loneliness affects us as human beings… 451 more words

"Two lovers' union..." (a sonnet)

Two lovers’ union — stronger than a bond
between a mother and her child. A man
is nothing but a wretched vagabond
till he is whole with his betrothed. 104 more words


Are You Coveting a Fake?

Come with me on a stroll down my high-school corridors. Since it’s the late 1980’s, you are seeing permed hair, big bangs and frosted lip gloss on the girls, flipped Lacoste collars and Jordache jeans on the boys, Benetton rugbies on both. 1,276 more words


My Mantra

“We all carry within us our places of exile, our crimes, and our ravages. But our task is not to unleash them on the world; it is to fight them in ourselves and in others.”

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