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Waiting

The man sat outside the train station, directly across the exit from where people poured out. It was the evening hour and beaten down office workers were retreating home. Peanut hawkers milled about, coaxing slender paper cones filled with roasted, … Continue reading

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What I want to say

For many days now, I’ve been wondering what I want to say. Nothing comes up. It’s a sensation similar to what you would see when you peer into Homer Simpson’s head – empty space, a cavern of idiotic blankness. I … Continue reading

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The taste of real grains, straight from the farm

Have you ever tasted young grain, still on the stalk, roasted in an open fire pit and threshed in front of you? I didn’t even know what it looked like. Or that one could eat it. Like most of us … Continue reading

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Morning rhythms

Waking up is more than the physical act of opening one’s eyes. That gets done in an instant. However, for a couple of hours after that, I’m still waking up. There’s research that shows we actually take around three hours … Continue reading

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Fresh starts

Growing up, whenever I returned to my hometown in India during summer vacations, my grandfather would buy me a slate and some chalk, and settle me in to study along with my cousins. I loved the feeling of a brand … Continue reading

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Searching for my blogpost

I’ve been having trouble with writing these last few days. The inspiration to write is intact, but the question of what to write has been a bit of a, well, question mark. And so, I’ve set out in search of … Continue reading

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Searching for my blogpost

I’ve been having trouble with writing these last few days. The inspiration to write is intact, but the question of what to write has been a bit of a, well, question mark. And so, I’ve set out in search of … Continue reading

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