Category: experience

A Conversation.

“Hey there” “Hello?” “How are you” “Well I’m okay, but why are you laughing?” “I always laugh” “Laugh at what?” “At everything going on around” “What’s special is going on around? To laugh at?” “Everything is to laugh at, don’t you see?” “No, that’s ridiculous, I can’t fathom everything around is to laugh at” “Then…


Joychandi Pahar – a Recollection

Amongst many other things, those days we were just vagabonds, and haphazardly wayfairing. This memoir is one of those many occasions…. It was a stormy late summer afternoon. We two got into the Howrah station (our most bourgeois starting post), already mostly wet by then. Wontedly, we commenced our contemplation about our destination then. There…


Everybody knows Cryptography

Cryptography – secret messages? No. These are the messages that everybody can see but nobody knows what they mean, unless of course you have the key to decipher the message. But, is that very different from talking? When people talk to each other, they never say what they actually mean, what they actually want to…