Believe Me, You Don’t Want to Have Tea With Us

Tea is as basic as air to us north Indians, we all love it, we need it and we want it. It’s a part of our culture and upbringing. We can live without food for a day or two but without tea, it is impossible. It is so ingrained in our system that some of…

Lucky Kids Of 90’s

We are the last generation who used dial telephones, black and white television and later coloured television. We witnessed advent of flat screens, LCDs, LEDs and now smart TVs. We packed like hungry wolves in front of the screen when Mahabharath and Ramayan got aired. We waited impatiently for Chitrahaar and He Man. We consider…

Yesterday Gone Too Soon

It was only yesterday, I walked in the school holding my papa’s hand. It was only yesterday, I scribbled my teacher’s face on my friend’s pad It was only yesteday, my sister packed my school bag. It was only yesterday, I got hit by basketball on the head and fainted in the court. It was…

A Jolly Good Accident

I open my eyes for a brief second and shut them. Moments later, I open again and ask for water, without even a sip I slide into unconsciousness again. Some time later, I regain consciousness and again ask for water, I hear some voice seeking permission to give me water and I hear another voice…