I’ve been getting by, anyway…

I’ve been kicked in the face, beaten up by a bunch of boys, cried in the middle of a class and nobody asked why. I’m terrified, sad, miserably, whiney and my English teacher said something, very poignant “In this world, it is very hard to escape happiness.” – Unni Chacko” (Manu Joseph, The Illicit Happiness […]

Bunking, Kabali and Chai

I’ve never been successfully in bunking a day of college or class. In thirteen years of School education I’ve won 100% attendance prizes so often that I gave up on collecting them. In the two years of Pre-University Course (PUC) my attendance has been  an all-time academic life low. 75% in the first year and […]


My life is a series of bad days… Bad decisions, awful music, terrible haircuts, ugly clothes, stupid choices, dead- plants, pets and brothers. And then the bad days go out on a vacation and I have the time of my life because I don’t have demons to fight, arrows and bullets to dodge. These are ice […]