The day I fought off bullies

As a child you don’t have the emotional intelligence to understand why your parents or elders are always crabby, why you are endlessly teased or bullied, and why you shouldn’t show sadness because it makes you weak. You feel the emotions these situations produce, not the real reasoning behind them. The world scared ‘Laddoo’ as a child because he couldn’t see it for what it really was. Albeit, he only felt what he suffered not how it could be treated. He could have retracted to his own self- hadn’t it been for the above incident.

After all, life, lessons and learning come when you least expect.

When I borrowed money from a beggar!

If you want to know the true value of money, try borrowing it from a beggar!  As I sit in a cafeteria, gulping down three shots of espresso, I cannot help but recollect an incident. Ever since I came to Delhi, I have seen a surplus in the surprisingly increasing population of beggars. So muchContinue reading “When I borrowed money from a beggar!”

A DIARY OF A LONER- Who is a loner and why?

I have been intending to write this post for quite some time. To bring it to the notice of self-proclaimed intellectuals that being a loner does not necessitate a person as a friendless being who has zero following. In a general sense (weirdly), a loner is a person who happens to be alone and doesn’tContinue reading “A DIARY OF A LONER- Who is a loner and why?”

The attempts to conquer fear

“Hurry, take the stairs and get back into the cabin.” instructed the captain coming out onto the deck. The clouds thundered at a distance as a family of five made its way towards the center of the ship. The voluminous waves hit the deck and shook the ship sideways. It was the year 2003. HeContinue reading “The attempts to conquer fear”