Background: If you have come across my previous post you already know that I have recently been to my hometown and I met some of my old friends. One of them was Suse. I might have mentioned her here and there. I know Suse from high school. In fact from 12th standard I regarded her […]
Dark Confessions from Life #64
Since my last confession post, I was kind of feeling better. I haven’t made any confession on internet before, not even in sarahah! I am always skeptical about the admins of the confession pages. What if this guy/girl actually knows me? What if he/she posts my name too. Basically I don’t have faith in such […]
Fresher’s Party #63
Whenever I go through old photos of mine my whole body cringes out. Same thing happens when FaceBook shows me memories from the past. I wonder how could people have tolerated my pseudo-intellectual stuff in horrible English(even worse than this). My taste and preferences have changed a lot over time and they are still changing. […]
Festivals Then vs. Now #62
It was the last day of Durga Puja and I can’t get over the festive mood. Now I wonder how it used to be like just 2 years back and what it has become now. The morning routine During this time of the year, I used to have one-month-long holiday in school followed by final […]
Heading towards Nowhere! #61
Background: Click here to read. Despite all the meaningless awkwardness on the day I met Ritz immediately after my stupid dream, I managed to stay calm. We had one or two small talks and that’s it. That day I got occupied with work, I eventually I forgot about it. On the very next day, Ritz […]
What make me less Bengali #60
Background: I’m a Bengali living far away from my near and dear ones for the sake of my job. That “far away” is still in India but this part of the country barely has any similarity in culture, language, food habits with my background. This is Hyderabad, my current “not”-home. Bengalis are known for their […]
Confession of a Mediocre #59
I come from an Indian middle-class family. Among my parents, my mom was a bright kid, always a topper. My dad was just “ok” in his studies. Both of them had hard childhood, having financial problem, too many siblings, responsibilities more than age and many other problems that I can’t imagine. As parents they made […]
Have your Dreams ever felt Illegal? #58
Getting steamy with a complete stranger in my dream when in reality I couldn’t be more single – and then feeling curious and guilty.
Dysfunctional Wedding-shopping for My Colleague’s Wedding #55
Talking about the last-minute shopping for attending my colleague’s wedding – a wedding that I didn’t expect to get an invitation for!
Dear Diary… #54
Brain-dumping some of the thoughts that have been bothering me on a random day of my mid twenties as I have no friends!
The Natural and Acquired Hobbies in My Mid-20’s #44
I am reminiscing my childhood hobbies and how they evolved in adolescence and adulthood and how little useful they are to my work.
For the One up in the Stars! #40
4th February is World Cancer Day. This day is observed to raise awareness about cancer, it treatment and to encourage methods of prevention. This story is one from my heart dedicated to my grandpa who lost his battle against cancer in 2015.
My ex-“just friend” #10
Reminiscing about an old friendship that we both grew out of…