Bigger is not necessarily better!

“Damn! … this is just not happening” I said. “Yes it is” He said. “But there is no way all of that is going to fit in ‘this’” The boy on my bed merely smiled and went on to focus on his task at hand. This doesn’t usually happen to me. I pride myself on…

Pied-Piper

Back in December when I was out exploring the new world, I had no idea what I had signed up for. The girl’s dormitory I was living in was held in fear by those who knew. It was to approached with caution, dreaded by men and women alike. Among its many residents, was one so…

Twist of fate

Today after a troublesome two days of writer’s block, I finally gave up. I went out for a walk hoping the fuzzy mind of mine would untangle and something tangible would pop out of its concrete basement. While I was on my second lap around the park crowded by a swarm of over enthusiastic weight…

Hitting the rock bottom

Life has a wicked sense of humor. I have this friend, a regular guy, happily getting through the week, in a high profile IT job with a multinational company hoping to catch some beers with his friends. If you have ever been friends with a software engineer, dated one, or better still were brave enough…

The doctrine of Change

Who here hasn’t heard of Newton’s law of Inertia? Now like most people who study physics to get into a good engineering or medical college, eating up formulas and theories without ever really understanding any of the jargon, I too never understood how it was significant in real life. But 5-6 years down the line…

Red or Blue?

“What do I wear to work today?” “May be I should quit my job!” “Where do I go for lunch?” Our life is series of decisions; Some easy. Some not so much. Taking a decision and sticking to it, without any regrets, is the most difficult task of all. When the time for decision comes,…

Did I do it right?

My whole life has been a series of events planned with precision and rendered to me with meticulous calculation. I have moved from one certainty to another. I have never been off my charted path. Complete my schooling with flying colors. Check. Engineering. Check. Job at MNC. Check. Ideally my path should have been get…