They said (degree) college life will be fun. They were right. They said I’d learn a lot there. They were right. They never said I’d learn so much so early! ‘Cause I have. I’ve learnt a lot. And very little has been from studying the subjects, ironically enough. One opportunity I got at college was […]
A week ago, I was on my way home from college and I had to make a minor detour to grab a few medicines for my grandfather. It was a Saturday, and the shop hadn’t opened yet. The tailor in the adjacent shop told me I should wait for another fifteen to twenty minutes; the […]
Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes along. Wise words. Not mine, Samuel Butler’s. When I was young, no, younger, I was diagnosed with a kind of leukaemia. I was too young to understand what that meant for me, so the obvious next step in my mind […]
How many of you have normal white light bulbs and tubes in your homes? Probably, the photons of those lights are shining down on you right now, while you read this. The rest of you most probably have the yellow ones. Ever noticed how the yellow ones almost always seem more calm, sombre and soothing. […]
There’s those few times when you’re really pumped for something. Like, completely excited. Sometimes its more of an amalgamation of excitement and nervousness, confidence, and the lack thereof, surety and doubt. In that kind of state of mind, there’s a million different thoughts shooting to and from every nook and cranny of your mind, some […]
Ever seen a platypus wandering in the desert? Or a man born in 1846 teleported to Times Square of 2015?