When the announcer said his name, he stepped on the starting block and then stepped down, like he did before every swimming race. He swung his arms three times, like he had done before every race since he was twelve.… Read more
Author: Vishal Kataria
“It looks like you’ve matured,” he said.
“I hope so,” I smiled.
He was one of the most knowledgeable people back then. He knew about everything happening around us. And since my friends and I knew nothing, we would listen to him wide-eyed.… Read more
Do problems frighten you? Alright, maybe ‘frighten’ is an extreme term. Then again, maybe it isn’t. But do problems make you anxious? Do they make you feel emotionally vulnerable? Make you lose your cool? Do they make you feel like all hell will break loose?… Read more
Here are 31 things you must say “no” to, starting today:… Read more
Do you lie awake at night, wondering whether there is more to life? I do.
Ever wondered while commuting to work, whether life is more than just working and going home? I would, when I worked in the corporate.… Read more
On Monday morning, he said, “I’ll finish this by today evening.”
In the evening, he said, “I didn’t find time. You’ll get it by tomorrow morning for sure.”
The next day, he was unreachable till late afternoon. “I’m really sorry.… Read more
She was beautiful. Elegant and sophisticated, she bounded up the pub’s staircase. For a moment, I felt jealous of the person(s) she was meeting.
She looked happy. Until she came across a speed breaker: a guy shooting the lounge’s stairway on his smartphone.… Read more