Category Archive: School

So much for Comic Relief

[Originally Published on this blog on July 3, 2012 and subsequently lost to the Internet Gods] I cannot hold back anymore, I feel I MUST speak up on this national hullabaloo over the… Continue reading

If summer comes, can winter be far behind?

♫ There’s a sad sort of clanging from the clocks in the Hall And the bells in the Steeple too ♫ The Road stretched in front of her, winding, twisting, interminable as it… Continue reading

A Surprise Trip

Excerpts from my Travel Diary: 27 March 2011 I am here in my father’s father’s village. An erstwhile tiny village (atleast in my memory), Jathlana is your typical agricultural village in Haryana. I’ve… Continue reading

As they walk out the silver gates

January 28th marked a day of great emotional upheaval for me. It was the day of the School Farewell. The day we bid our seniors farewell. It is hard for me explain why… Continue reading

Published II

Published in Asian Age, November 9, 2010

The Music Basement

Or more appropriately, Rajesh Sir’s Room Some things are made for soap operas and if you’re on the lookout for one of those, Rajesh Sir’s Room is your one-stop-shot at getting all that… Continue reading

Times of Terror

So I was just going through my files and I realized ki I’ve hardly put up any of my work here… So, since now I am free and completely jobless, I am putting… Continue reading

Artemis Fowl and the Atlantis Complex

Here’s a book review I wrote for the Psychology Magazine. Hopefully, they shall publish it! WARNING!!: SPOILERS AHEAD!! Please do not proceed if you haven’t read the book yet and plan to! I’ve… Continue reading

An ode to the School Bus

To break the monotony, here’s something I wrote for the Class Newsletter (which will probably NEVER see the light of the day thanks to an uber-busy Principal.) There’s something magical about the school… Continue reading

The Girl in the Mirror

The girl in the mirror is someone else, she’s something fresh. She pouts, she twirls on her toes. She stares pointedly if you dare invade her silvery realm- she doesn’t like to look… Continue reading