The train pulled out from the crowded platform with its characteristic flair. A chunk of swooning and crowing along the … More

What’s on my mind

To begin to understand the futility of the process is in itself a big ask. To add to it the … More

Three Wise Men

You had not thought about what you will do next or where you will go after this. The only thing … More

A hundred rupee note

As he walked down the stairs towards the platform, the hustle that accompanies the sound of the approaching train commenced. … More

the insolent bastard

It happened one dark October night. Place-Mumbai, people-lots of them, stage-the local train and protagonist- a young school-kid I named … More

My friend Rustam-III

It’s impossible sometimes to just retrace our steps and re-position our lives just the way it were before. Before a … More

My friend Rustam-II

Rustam Pastonjee was five when his mother succumbed to blood cancer. In a way, the absence of a mother affected … More