In rememberance of my first news article that got published in a newspaper (The New Indian Express) THE UNPRETENTIOUS CHEF Chef Shabir speaks minimal of his cooking skills though his dishes do that for him. Nizami-Hyderabadi cuisine is popular for its skilled concoction of spices, herbs and pulses. Chef Shabir who specialises in this cuisine … Continue reading Nizam’s Kitchen
Though I learned to count in nursery, the fact that numbers continue endlessly and there is no such a thing as the last-most number was an outrageous piece of knowledge bestowed on me by my elder brother when I was in class 1, which I did not want to take. That 'mis'information suddenly put me … Continue reading One Day I was on a mission
I am a nineteen year old who looks like a fifteen year old. With my height of 154 cm, I should weigh at the least 50kg but sadly I am just 40kg. Yeah I am skinny. Bones of my neck have protruded out and my eyes have diminished way into their sockets. I look as if … Continue reading How to gain weight?
What did Kevin do when he was home alone? He went to the market himself and bought the household things and enjoyed his ‘me’ time. Only occasionally he missed his family. He was happy to ‘adult’ and try out an array of new things (like the new shaving cream!). I wish I was like him. … Continue reading Home alone
When KBS3A stopped a metre away from me, I hissed ‘shit’ and got in. It was a working day and I was going to college to sit with Cherry and make him learn Chemistry. I got a seat. Did a cataclysm happen yesterday? For when I got up from the green bed I could not … Continue reading Of Foibles
After minutes of prodding through Bible to find that one statement I gave up my venture. A flashback! " Which is the smallest statement in the New Testament of bible?", the fourth question in the rose sheet sounded absurd. Dear readers picture me sitting right in the middle of a hoard of benches and desks. … Continue reading A biblical memory
I loved studying. I loved making notes in class, making short notes before exams, revising thrice and solving question papers. I enjoyed sticking stick notes full of equations, full of acronyms and formulae on bathroom walls, on door of fridge and door to my room. Morning if I got up with a book on my … Continue reading How much I loved studying!