SHORT STORIES/MICRO TALE · storytelling

Cough Cough (World No Tobacco Day)

A train from Mumbai Central gained some speed as passengers were settling down. Kids grabbing the window seats; Sharma Ji sinking his eyes in The Economic Times; Miss Fernandes pleading for a lower berth seat for her grandma; Mr. Oberoi and his 3 friends spreading a blanket in between them to play cards; and the… Continue reading Cough Cough (World No Tobacco Day)

Quora Answers · Quotes/Thoughts

What to do if your best-friend demotivates or belittles you?

Confront him/her. Tell her it offends you. Or show that you hate it. (Do it first as you term her as your best friend) If she doesn't stop, unfriend her. Best friends make fun, but they never make you feel down until you need a reality check. Even then, they help you. Ps - If… Continue reading What to do if your best-friend demotivates or belittles you?

Musings/Opinionated Articles

What if this is my last post due to Covid-19?

In his commencement speech at Stanford, Steve Jobs said that facing your mortality is the best advice to have some perspective about life. And since that day, every time I face a decision, I think what would I have done if this is my last decision. The advice works. (It unveils what I really want… Continue reading What if this is my last post due to Covid-19?

Musings/Opinionated Articles

Why YouTube Vs TikTok lacks Depth?

No, this is not a biased article in anybody's favour. I think the whole concept of YouTube Vs TikTok lacks depth.When I was in class7th, all the students debated to be in either of the two groups: Maths or English. Maths side: What's so cool about these Shakespearian poems that make little sense?English side: Oh!… Continue reading Why YouTube Vs TikTok lacks Depth?

Musings/Opinionated Articles

Beware of the Content you Consume

Content, Content, Content! From a tweet of one word to a 3-hr movie, content surrounds us.And manipulates us. Humans are highly impressionable. It doesn't need much to influence our emotions, opinions, decisions, and eventually, actions. For instance, the effect of a slap in a movie depends on its background music theme. Isn't?Tweet Yes, it's that… Continue reading Beware of the Content you Consume

Poetry · storytelling

Ghar Par Bandi (Locked at House due to lockdown)

Kya aap bhi pareshaan ho, ki ghar par bandi ho?Chahe fir wo ghar walo ke saath roz ki bhasad, ya fir business me cha rahi mandi ho...? To suno.... Waqt kabhi kehkr nahi ata, wo bas kehkar leleta hai!khushnasib hai wo,jo use haske seh leta hai... Kyunki apni pareshania to sabko badi lagti hai,kisko khane… Continue reading Ghar Par Bandi (Locked at House due to lockdown)

Musings/Opinionated Articles

What to do at Home during Social Distancing or Isolation?

If coronavirus is the lemon, then social isolation at home is the time to make lemonade." To stop the spread of coronavirus, and save yourself it's necessary to practice social distancing or isolation. But it doesn't mean that life has to come to a standstill.A lot can be done and I won't waste time in… Continue reading What to do at Home during Social Distancing or Isolation?

Musings/Opinionated Articles

What should be in every brand’s mind right now?

These are tough times. Nobody knows how to handle it effectively. But an honest effort goes a long way, both in the heart of consumers and for the brand image. Creative strategies, ruthless optimization, and marketing gimmicks have always been the arrows in a brand's quiver to win their customers. However, this is a time… Continue reading What should be in every brand’s mind right now?

Musings/Opinionated Articles

What to do with Coronavirus Outbreak? Call is yours!

This is not a time for panic. This is not a time for carelessness. This is not a time for socializing. This is not a time for apathy. This is not a time for travelling. This is not a time for critisizing the government for canceling your plans. This is a time for being cautious. This is a time… Continue reading What to do with Coronavirus Outbreak? Call is yours!