I am Sherlocked

Elementary Watson, Elementary. The very catchphrase of Sherlock when it comes to his methods of deductions. But I have to credit my fascination for the 221B Baker Street to the creator of भा रा भागवत (B R Bhagwat), creator of amazing character of Faster Fene. He had done a great job of bringing this legend…

Ruskin’s Rusty

Ever since I took my first dive in English literature, Ruskin Bond has been my one of the favorite author. His stories have fascinated me since my first read. I don’t know how many times I have reread them. But for some reason, Ruskin’s Rusty always have dodged me. It’s not the case that I…

In the meantime

I woke up from a sound sleep and got done with my workout, but in the meantime, the top story said ‘For tax relief, you need proof of rent paid to kin’, and ‘Gujrat girl with 80% vision loss makes it to IIM’. I continued with my routine, I sat for breakfast before I left…

Story about him, about her

This is the story about him, about her They found solace with life, running faster. They walked down to the park .., On the busiest street of New York! It was the starry night and a clear sky They laid on the grass without being coy! Air was dry, and breeze was cold, Hours just…

The game is on

We wound up the table very late last night, Just like every day, it was a draw, You and me, we have been playing for years. It’s the game of chess. Today, we woke up early morning, like everyday routine. I finished my chores and started setting up our station, In the gallery, overlooking beautiful…

F is for factless forwards

Years before, it was all about handwritten letters and posts. Ever since we could manage to pull off the trick of the internet, We keep losing the skills and techniques of writing letters to the loved ones till we reached the era of instant messaging apps. When it was just the start of the internet…

On the trail of silver mist

It was rainy season and I was on my monsoon solo trip just like every year. It’s been a decade, I try to explore new mountain trails in every monsoon.  This year was not an exception for it. I packed my bags and moved out. Bookings in the forest bungalow were already arranged. It’s always…

Deep down in a ditch

Deep down there, Between those two memories, That’s your place, Do you see it? Look closely, how cute is that little dimple on your cheek, Do you know, your smile gave it? Your precious specs, curtained those beautiful eyes behind, Trying not to give what’s on your mind, Do you think they succeed in it?…

C has to be for Coffee

When your social media bio says “coffee, camera, ink-pen and me” you can’t write anything but coffee as your article about ‘C for….’ on day 3 of A to Z challenge. Hell yeah, I am caffeine addict without withdrawal syndromes 😉 😛 Once you wake up in the morning, it’s almost heaven when you smell…