I have always wondered about companionship in a somewhat cynical way. Most relationships for me are like diving in to dark waters wondering what lies beneath. The fast paced times we live in, with the added thrill of 'smart phones', calendars and reminders, there is additional pressure on the thin strings that hold our relationships.… Continue reading Albatross

Jurm Aur Saza

With the very emotional and ongoing discourse on hanging in secret of the 'terrorists' of our country, the call for capital punishment for rapists and the mass uproar over crimes against women, I thought this poem by Javed Akhtar would be apt. He talks from the perspective of both the 'criminal' and the jury and… Continue reading Jurm Aur Saza