Day#59: Lost in Shimla

One of those late-night things. All lights turned off. It’s been a long tiring day. No, I do intend to open the bottle and touch the sin. It’s been enough during this lockdown. The mood is that of nostalgia, a slight melancholy maybe. Lately, I’ve been listening to a lot of Indie music.

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Day#49: Another Day, Another Loss

Day 49 of lockdown. I don’t know whether its funny, unfortunate or some divine coincidence. This week has been the most tragic week for Bollywood and the acting community itself. Here I was writing an obituary to Irrfan Khan yesterday and today another tragic loss. Rishi Kapoor is no more…!!

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Day#48: On the Demise of Irrfan

Day 49 of lockdown. This year; It just keeps getting worse. I woke up pretty late today and to my surprise, I saw messages flooding with #RIP_Irrfan. It took me a few moments to realize that it was true. Irrfan was not just an actor, he was a remarkable human being, one of my true favourites. As the day passed, it dawned on me, that this loss felt very personal. It was around two years back when I came to know of this condition that he was suffering from (forgive me if I don’t know how to spell or knowledge of this ailment)

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Day#18: On Tarot & Future

This is Day 18 of lockdown. Just hours before midnight, in one of the forums, I happened to come across someone who claimed to be a psychic. She said she did tarot card readings. Although I do not believe in such things, I decided to give it a try(considering the fact, that the first session […]

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Day#17: On Ghosts & Reflections

This is day 17 of lockdown. The day went as usual except for fact that something got me shit scared today. It was a lazy Sunday today, with nothing much to do. During the sleeping hours, I was watching some scary stuffs on Youtube. I went to the washroom and in the faint light, I […]

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Na Ibaadat Na Puja

With all the jingoism prevailing in the country these days, there has been a lot of wounds that have opened up. These whole political things are taking over all intelligent discussions. Workspaces have filled in with groupism and people taking sides based on region and religion. No matter how much I refrain from getting into […]

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