Shankar Ramachandran: My Mathematics Tutor

Shankar Ramachandran: My Mathematics Tutor

Every summer in the town of Odanadu, toddy cats reproduced 4 to 5 young ones on the rooftop of my home. When mathematics teacher comes home for tuition and asks me to do Algebra, I wish ‘God, all the toddy cats should pee directly on the textbook, and the sums should...
JAIL THE BAD AND PICKLE THE GOOD

JAIL THE BAD AND PICKLE THE GOOD

Thanks to the universe, here I am in a room full of memories. Old and new, all jumbled up. I thought it would be overwhelming, but no, everything makes me smile now. All these years I have been working and didn’t get a chance to slow down. So, I am grateful for this...
Hair Psychology

Hair Psychology

When I get frustrated, the first thing I do is to change my hair style or cut my hair short. Not sure, why I feel so happy after the hair salon visits, but definitely it helps me stop my mood swings. Saying good-bye to a few grams of dead cells gives fresh...
NIGHTMARE AT 3 AM

NIGHTMARE AT 3 AM

‘Water is truly essential for the sustenance of all living things in the world’.  I would like to change the statement a tad bit, fitting my experience of the recent past. How will you feel, if the water destroys most of your sustenance stuff while you sleep?...
SET, CANCEL, SNOOZE AND REPEAT

SET, CANCEL, SNOOZE AND REPEAT

Jan 1st, 2020; offhandedly, I purchased a VIVO V17 48MP camera mobile phone. Thought of exclusive travel to bucket list destinations like never ever in my life. However, destiny had something else in store for me.   Surviving a lockdown, holding hope closer than...
EXPECTATIONS

EXPECTATIONS

Photo by Mollie Sivaram on Unsplash Stand up comedy on Netflix, that’s my regular evening watch these days. Kenny Sebastian tops the favorite list.  His innocent face, comedy that makes one think and music that touches anyone’s heart; it’s a perfect show. This blog is...

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