• Post Box 8

    November 13, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    To you, With the striving love, Winter is coming. I can see the blizzard approaching. I can hear it howling wildly shaking our dry branches hard. I can feel the chilling cold when all our leaves would go dry and fall. But interestingly, like F. Scott Fitzgerald, I can also see life starting all...

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  • One Introspective Day In Patan Durbar Square

    July 23, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Cover Image Credit: Bibhushan Jha One eventful morning, I was getting ready to go to the hospital for a regular check-up. It wasn’t until I reached the hospital, that I found out that my doctor would be arriving an hour late. I couldn’t go home because I would be late for my work if I did,...

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  • Dear Chester Bennington

    July 22, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Depression is a bitch, right? Like the kind from Gone Girl, who never truly leaves and stays to make us miserable. I’ve written about suicide and depression a few times, in hopes of feeding hope to the hopeless. Dear Chester, a generation, to say the very least, grew up listening to your voice;...

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  • 2 AM Musing

    July 3, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    “I just want to tell you nothing You don’t want to hear All I want is for you to say Oh why don’t you just take me Where I’ve never been before I know you want to hear me Catch my breath I love you ’till the end.” It’s midnight and I really craved to listen …...

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  • Rhythm of droplets

    June 30, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    The rhythmic pounding of the rain on the metal roof reminded me of a metronome, very soft and elegant. I always enjoyed the dark and gloomy weather. I enjoyed the booming sound of thunder. I enjoyed how lightning used to glitter in my eyes. I enjoyed when water out of nowhere fell down just like...

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  • When Someone Leaves You

    June 27, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Loneliness, emptiness are just big words; you literally feel hollow when someone leaves you. If the reason is valid or if it was some situation, it would be better. But when someone leaves you without any appropriate reason, how are you supposed to handle the stress? You lived your life in your own...

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  • My Utopia

    June 20, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Imagine a colossal — a frosty swamp that does not have an end. With a pathetic endeavor, you raise your head to see the end. However, it is so powerful that no matter how hard you try to struggle, the swamp swallows you more. Our world is a cruel swamp which is fed and expanded by …...

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  • Kathmandu, without you…

    May 18, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    (This article was first published in The Kathmandu Post on May 13, 2017, when the city was truly all about the mayor election. Featured image credit Ekantipur) A love song for a city drenched in election fever After turning pink with the touch of spring, you must have changed to purple now. Your...

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  • Dear mom, thanks for being a rebel!

    May 14, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    I have numerous reasons to hate my mom.  

    She irritates me with her philosophy that MARRIAGE is the ultimate destination of life. Her too much belief in GOD gets on my nerves. I get annoyed when she treats herself as an impure being when...

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  • From Tee-shirts to Shirts, A Journey of Sorts

    April 17, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    During high school, my dressing style was peculiar. Tee-shirts were my favorite. I usually wore the ones that nearly came to my knees and a baggy pant to aid that. I felt comfortable. It was loose and did not anyway choke my movement. I was a freak. I had a brain that was used but …...

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  • Dear Writers and Influencers, This One’s for You

    April 6, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    You, the one who makes art, tells stories, creates contents that people consume; all I want to do is offer a perspective; not to change your voice or alter one’s path or give someone advice on how to do what they do and say what they say, cause each of us is armed with a …...

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  • My Once Broken Smile to New Beginnings: The Journey of Heartache

    March 18, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Yes, it's all true. We’ve all experienced the kind of love that happens when two flames combust, causing fireworks that leave you with burns to heal over time. And, scars that never fade. This is the kind of love they write novels and symphonies about. The same ones we write poetry about. The...

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  • Ode to UNWANTED Feelings

    February 19, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    “Good morning,” I said to myself. I woke up with a whole lot of emotions; feelings all cramped up. I was a bit contemplative, quite a bit in rush, somewhat pained, may be in indignation. With each passing hour, I could feel my jar of sentiment being stuffed. I was angry. I was confused....

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  • Love of My Life, a Letter for You

    February 12, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Love of my life, I hope it makes you happy to know that you destroyed me completely. I thought I would get over you before the fourth sunrise but I’ve been wailing – the love that popped in my head due to my own assumptions. I am frustrated because I don’t feel confident enough to...

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  • Love – How Bout Just Love?

    February 7, 2017 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    Us, we’re just as these messy bed sheets; we wage war and call it love. We stir a bunch into a bowl and wonder why things tend to get so damn complicated. Each of us has a way of looking at this world, a picture of how things should be; for me, love is expansive, …...

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