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Short Story: A cup of tea and flood gate of memories.

Renu woke up with Aditya’s call at five in the morning. He called to inform that he has reached safely back to his college in Bangalore. Renu tosses in bed to sleep for some more time but sleep is something that is far away from her eyes. She opens the window and looks outside. As… Continue reading Short Story: A cup of tea and flood gate of memories.

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Aligarh Movie and the sorry state of LGBT rights in India.

I was leisurely lying on my couch yesterday enjoying the not-so-sunny weekend afternoon and switching channels in between when I saw the advertisement of "Aligarh" movie being premiered on one of the television channels. I set a mental reminder for tuning onto the channel at 8.30 pm to watch the movie. I don't remember why… Continue reading Aligarh Movie and the sorry state of LGBT rights in India.

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Short story series: The Good Girl(Part-3)

Mira comes out in the guest room after getting freshen up to find her mother sitting comfortably on the sofa with a Tata sky remote in her hand and switching between the various Hindi channels. Afternoon is her time when she watches the repeat telecast of all the Hindi television serials uninterrupted. There is no… Continue reading Short story series: The Good Girl(Part-3)