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Only the paranoid survive
By shivani B in General Literary | Reads: 112 | Likes: 0
So I was thinking back to one of my favourite monologues from Fight Club:  "I see all this potential, and I see squandering. God damn it, an entire generation pumping gas, waiting tables; slaves with white collars. Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:35 AM
Periods;)
By Avni Nangia in Poetry | Reads: 136 | Likes: 1
Like a river, it continues to flowMonth after month, I say a big noI don't like to remember the dateStill can't control but hateThose 5 days of a month are the worst to bearBut still I stand, wear and tearEating a bunch of chocolates and a tub of icecream 'Be normal' is still a dreamPeriods seem to   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:45 AM
You will smile in my face.
By Masidur Rahaman in Poetry | Reads: 197 | Likes: 0
You are not my dream, you are my nightmare. That will lead me to my destruction. Will you shower mercy ? "No", you say in my face. Why should you ? I will search for you in the destruction of mine. I will tear apart the gigantic stones. I will bring down the tower. You will smile in my face. In my   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:50 AM
Haji Baghlol A funny Person
By A.K. Prabhat in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 406 | Likes: 1
                Haji Baghlol A funny Person Long,  long ago there lived in  Pakistan  s  simple  fat and ugly  villager  his  name was  Haji  Baghlol.  He  had  a  funny looking beard which&  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:58 AM
Equality - Is it just a dream?
By ChongthamTulsipriya in Poetry | Reads: 126 | Likes: 1
Equality  Equality  What is equality? Is it my mother getting equal respect as my father? Is it my mother not questioning me why I came home late?   Equality is a utopian vision  That I dream of  A dream to fulfill  A dream my mother that she buried six feet under A dre  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:03 AM
Why to conserve hills and hillocks
By V. Sundararaju in True Story | Reads: 228 | Likes: 0
 CONSERVING THE HILLS AND HILLOCKS OUTSIDE THE RESERVE FORESTS While I was working as the District Forest Officer (DFO), Kanyakumari Forest division, this incident took place sometime during 2010. It was a Sunday. Since I used to be very busy during the weekdays, I could find time mostly on wee  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:13 AM
Make a Mission with a Vision
By Tanvi Mehta in True Story | Reads: 312 | Likes: 1
Make A MISSION With A VISION  I am penning down my thoughts on the current situation...Have heard legacy stories from my mother that when her mother was 7 years old a 1918 influenza occured commonly known as "plague" in those times. It was a pandemic which resulted into an "ENDEMIC".Those were   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:14 AM
STRAIGHT FROM A FAUJI MOUTH
By B.M. Kapoor in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 325 | Likes: 3
The public perception of an army man is of a straight, stiff and disciplined person – usually with a stick in one hand and a mug of beer in the other. As is the case usually, perceptions are not always right. Army has its wit and lighter moments. Service life is full of adventure and challenge  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:29 AM
SPOILS OF WAR
By Manaal Babu Adam in War Story | Reads: 174 | Likes: 0
I rummaged through my pockets, desperately looking for it.  "Where is it god dammit?! I had it with me", I yelled. " Hellooo?! Anybody, please open the door!", I wailed frustrated. I couldn't believe this was happening.... again.  I caught the handle, shook it to vain. The cold metal send   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:36 AM
A Lovers Home
By Arya Anand in Romance | Reads: 142 | Likes: 1
“Don’t be silly, you can’t understand love”, she said shunning him away. How could he tell her he loved her way more than she knew, that what he felt for her was something more than love, a feeling so sacred & pure that he couldn’t put it into words. More than her l  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:40 AM
Love and life
By B. Cibita in General Literary | Reads: 129 | Likes: 0
Some people's feelings are precious to be borrowed  they smile  at u, put u in a  joyful state, seeking all the perfect love from them u might think that human would be a pure bliss to have them into ur life completely  but  u know what  the person  who gave u the   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 12:15 PM
A Stethoscope Amidst Gunfire!
By Urvashi Tandon in True Story | Reads: 614 | Likes: 7
It was the 14th of May in 2002. Terrorists had entered an Army base in Jammu and fired indiscriminately at families and children of Army personnel and the incident at Kaluchak grabbed headlines. Our friendly neighbour had been at it again! It was a known fact that when the winter snow thawed, the te  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 12:16 PM
Existential crisis
By Saumya Jain in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 194 | Likes: 0
How can he sleep? How can he not see the turmoil inside of me?He's my world. Every day when he leaves for work, I count down the hours till he is home again. There's nothing for me to do around the house so I usually sit in my favourite place and watch the scene outside the bedroom window. And as th  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 12:27 PM
Blurred
By aashish in Poetry | Reads: 126 | Likes: 0
Was it the distance ? Was it just the sepration ? I wish I knew what it really was Your sight, your words and now you All turned blurry No more could I understand you Or your thoughts Maybe I was losing my sight  Will you not come again to guide me with your light ? Blurry, that's how everythin  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 12:28 PM
Women
By aashish in Poetry | Reads: 121 | Likes: 0
How would have life been ? Sometimes I wonder how different would have life been If she had succumbed to pressure, If she had stuck in that noose If she craved for another life  She would have been inside the grave and I wouldn't have been born alive How did she get the strength to survive? To  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 12:30 PM