a blog containing fictions and poetry




  • Creating a Bestseller in Poetry

    Creating Bestseller Poetry

    Last month, something amazing happened. Just when I had given up all hopes of leaving my mark in the writing world, a good friend of mine and fellow blogger,... Read more

    Posted on 13 December 2017 DIARIES
  • Featured: Cover Reveal - Carthick's Unfairy Tales

    Featured: Cover Reveal Carthick's Unfairy Tales

    CARTHICK'S UNFAIRY TALESBYCarthickBlurbA damsel in distress. An evil dragon. A concerned father seeking a savior to rescue his daughter. A hero galloping off... Read more

    Posted on 13 December 2017 DIARIES
  • The Self-Help Book

    Self-Help Book

    He slicks his dark black hair back with his fingers. Outside, it was broad daylight, offering his dark brown eyes a view of the western part of the city. Read more

    Posted on 22 October 2017 DIARIES
  • Rest in Peace, Old Friend

    Dedicated to Partha Deka, a friend I had known since I was a child, a friend fate had brought to me back this year, only to be taken away again Remnants of a... Read more

    Posted on 19 October 2017 DIARIES
  • The Boy in the Train

    "You'll always be late for the previous train, and always on time for the next.” ― Piet HeinI rejoice whenever I get a window seat on Indian trains whenever it’... Read more

    Posted on 14 October 2017 DIARIES
  • Writing Like No One's Reading

    Write like no one’s reading. The thought came to me on a train journey I hadn’t expected much from. It was always about taking a nap and snoring the distance... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2017 DIARIES
  • The Pee Journey

    If you’re someone who has traveled long distances holding the urge to pee and hence, doubtful of drinking another gulp of water, you’ll probably understand... Read more

    Posted on 23 July 2017 DIARIES
  • The Binary Life

    Binary Life

    My car moved when I typed 1It stopped at each 0I type 1 and the lights were on,At every 0, it was dark again...I look away from the perfect screenThrough a glas... Read more

    Posted on 13 July 2017 DIARIES
  • Dark Nights of Plitvice: Croatia, Europe

    Dark Nights Plitvice: Croatia, Europe

    My stories of sheer stupidity needs documenting. This one needs to be a blog post for when my memory wouldn’t remind me of the glorious night that kept from an... Read more

    Posted on 22 May 2017 DIARIES
  • Being Desi in a Foreign Country: Sweden

    Being Desi Foreign Country: Sweden

    “I am not hungry,” he said with a visible frown on his face. Tim was a Russian musician who was tired having traveled all the way from Bangkok to Stockholm... Read more

    Posted on 22 April 2017 DIARIES
  • Dress Up


    It’s funny how one’s life goes through highs and lowsBut we put some kohl and brush our brows.We someday realize we have no one but foes;So we sit back to... Read more

    Posted on 20 April 2017 DIARIES
  • Hope


    My favorite color is the shadeof your cheekswet with dropsfrom the salty sea of your eyeswhen you are guilty ofmaking an innocent mistakelike writing "writed"... Read more

    Posted on 19 April 2017 DIARIES
  • The Bedside Lamp

    How can this be loveIf every time you turn off the bedside lampMy soul shivers in fear that it isn’t you,That your dark shadow is a metaphor of my dark past,Tha... Read more

    Posted on 19 April 2017 DIARIES
  • Embracing Change

    (Article written for 2017 issue of The AECian, Assam Engineering College)When Professor Satyajit Bhuyan asked me to write an article for The AECian I had... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2017 DIARIES
  • Story of the Bitch… Face -_-

    Story Bitch… Face

    For those of you who haven’t met me in person, I must, before writing about the miseries of wearing a bitch face, write why I say I have a bitch face. Read more

    Posted on 20 March 2017 DIARIES
  • Writing Something New

    Writing Something

    Words engulf himThe way he gulps his scotchOne glass after another.He grabs his penAnd writes down his lovePages after pages.He passes a smile at meAt times whe... Read more

    Posted on 26 February 2017 DIARIES
  • Nostalgia

    I am often taken back to the old corridors of our previous house - the one that saw us grow old. Its windows would let the fresh air in that would blow over... Read more

    Posted on 15 February 2017 DIARIES
  • Dear Death

    Dear Death

    Come if you have to,Knock on my door and wait till it's unbolted,Throw a stone at my window;If it's really you, let me know.Come not like you did ten years... Read more

    Posted on 01 February 2017 DIARIES
  • Lost in Europe

    Lost Europe

    Five years back on this day I wrote my first ever blogpost. So, despite the fact that I haven’t written much after I returned to India from my Euro Trip, I... Read more

    Posted on 31 December 2016 DIARIES
  • Habits


    I let you go like some old habits of mine- Checking your Facebook profile every minute I touch my phone, Reading our old messages for signs that would tell you... Read more

    Posted on 28 November 2016 DIARIES