Tabu : Part 1

“Tabu! Tabu! Wake up!” Shouted Nasike as he tried to shake his brother out of his sleep. Tabu, who was tucked into a sleeping bag on the floor of their tiny bedroom, still had sleep pooling over his eyelids. In an attempt to ignore his brother and turn away, Tabu replied in agitation. “What is … More Tabu : Part 1

The dinner date

“You know there is an enormous difference between me and you,” he said with a slightly exasperated voice. Veins were starting to form on his forehead and it was clear that he was slowly getting agitated. He leaned back on his chair and took a deep breath. “I am a man ….and you are a … More The dinner date

What’s Our Deal?

“If outside is so good, why has mankind spent thousands of years trying to perfect inside?” These are the words of one Sheldon Cooper, a beloved character on one of my favourite TV shows, The Big Bang Theory. A show about nerds and their day to day lives.This is the response Raj, another character on … More What’s Our Deal?

Tune The Dance

A couple of months back, I was sitting in a bus buried in my thoughts, listening to my favourite kizomba tune on my iPod via headphones. Closing my eyes, as if to internalise every beat, I wondered: Who comes up with these things? Who makes the rules for these structured dances? Who decides the formula? … More Tune The Dance

Mental wars

Movies, a creative part of the media and an inseparable part of our lives, not only entertain us by being windows to an alien world, but also act like the mirrors of society. “Secret Window” , a psychological thriller based on Stephen King’s novella ”Secret Window, Secret Garden”, which left many puzzled started a chain … More Mental wars