The Romantics- Pankaj Mishra- Short Review


I built up the conviction to read novels a few days ago. After Khushwantnama, I picked up ‘The Romantics’ by Pankaj Mishra with much trepidation. I usually am very critical of Indian authors especially with the typical IIT-IIM combo flooding the market with their lacklustre work. Though I enjoyed Adiga and Amish Tripathi, I have…

Khushwant Singh- Every writer’s dream


In my first week in the new school, DPS Navi Mumbai, there was a career counselling group that came to advice and advertise. They had started their presentation by claiming that every human has a dream job be it a rockstar, a musician or an entrepreneur. When they asked the crowd for examples, I announced…