The Room


He loved the study. He claimed that he could spend a lifetime there. It was one place he cleaned himself, managed and even arranged. It had been the same since ages. The Mahogany was consistent through the room. A leather sofa set to the left with a small centre table that often had a book…

Things to do before leaving college


Learn playing an Instrument- You’d never get enough time for it ever in your life after college. Perfect Week- Drink/Party for straight 7 days, generally achieved in the penultimate semester. Night Out of hostel- to be done in first year. The thrill is priceless. Get into a relationship- people tell me it’s good (generally); nevertheless…

My top 5 Video Games


I have never been a gamer, but have always been addicted to a few. Here is my top 5 Age of empires- this series was probably played by everyone from our generation. One of the best strategy games and is responsible for most of our history lessons. This is one game I still play;

Valentine’s Week- A weary week of love (no pun)


Two days and the dreaded (for most guys) Valentine’s week shall hurl towards every single and committed person, with different effect. A week that I usually spend oblivious to the occasion followed by a typical finale- my mother pitying me enough to agree to be my Valentine. In my first year, she had arranged for…

Ten reasons to love Beer


Although C&H defines it as Stockholm syndrome, beer is till date my favourite beverage (The monk is catching up though). There are many who prefer beer for a variety of reasons. Here are a few of mine- Won’t get you drunk– It is very difficult to drink enough to get yourself high on beer. Until…

Ads that should be banned in India


1. V guard Inverter… Ouch!!!- This advertisement makes me cringe every time I watch it. It is just too painful for any man to watch this. Yeah we all know that electricity going off is not great but seriously you don’t have to be mean about saying it. 2. Havells Geyser- We should leave the…

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…