The News Phobia

When I was in school, we had the school assembly every Monday and Friday. The entire school assembled on the ground in neat rows, wearing full uniform (uniform + white socks + black shoes). The prayer would be sung by the group that sang the prayer everyday. Each week, a student from a different class […]

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Love @ first sight

This is one of the stories I had written for my college’s wall magazine some 7 years ago. Later this was reproduced again in our office’s magazine five years ago. Found this in one of my old mails. So posting it now. — I can never forget that day…The day I met him… I was […]

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Look who’s bathing ;)

I caught this group taking bath on a neighboring terrace. Look who’s bathing 😉 from Namratha Prabhu on Vimeo. PS: This neighbor of ours has a very bad habit of leaving the water tank overflowing. Although he got quite a few curses from us, it must all have been overridden by the blessings of these […]

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A Bundle of Oxymorons

I have come to think of my whole life as an oxymoron, more of me that makes it one rather than my life. And as you read this post you will understand why. The first 24 years of my life, I was tired of everyone telling me I was dark. >> I know it, can […]

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Say NO Sexual Harassment

Warning: Long post. As Rahul and Reshma walked down the crowded road, Rahul caught a pick-pocket red-handed. He and a few onlookers beat him black and blue. A while later Reshma was grabbed from behind. She spun around slapped the culprit. Later Rahul said – “You shouldn’t have over-reacted, he wasn’t going to rape you.” […]

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To believe or not to believe

This happened a couple of years back when I was staying at Jayanagar. I used to walk to the NIMHANS bus stand to catch the bus to Koramangala where my then office was located. It so happened that one day as I was walking past NIMHANS, a girl approached me saying she needed help. She […]

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Agent Squirrel on the roof

Caught this squirrel outside our house when we had been home for Dasara. She is out here for something. Oops! she spots me. Ah! She isn’t after me after all. There, she found the villain 🙂 It started to rain after this episode so everyone went back to their respective abodes, including me. Later I […]

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