I Let You Fly: Story of “You and I”

You and I, We were like.. the kite and the one who flies it. You were my favourite kite, In my favourite colour red, With a big yellow spot.. And I never wanted to fly you, Because i feared you going away, F...

Modern Teej – Show off and starve

Being a Hindu, I've been part of Teej celebrations for as long as I can remember. Many times, I've accompanied my mom to Pashupatinath after midnight because she feels dizzy during daylight and the fasting l...
monsoon

Monsoon Melancholy—A misery in Kathmandu

Monsoon is one of my favorite seasons. Petrichor - the fresh smell of earth after a downpour is such a pleasant one, it rejuvenates me and recharges my energy. As the dust of Kathmandu settles down with rain, f...
decision

A Decision I Would Never Change

A number of incidents Made me stand in the doorway, A decision away, Some quick, Some made in haste, Some… “Leap of faith” On this stormy night, When I sit and think, A decision I would never change, A happe...
battlefield

The Battlefield

The Battlefield Yet again, The fire in me has died a little. In this big universe, I felt like a very small matter. Something that occupied space And had mass. That was the only matter I coul...
dear society

Dear Society

here is a letter to the Society from a girl in her 20’s. written based on stories and incidents seen and heard of. Dear Society, If a girl reaches home at 7 or 8 (or late) kindly stop questioning her character. She might have work or many other things to do. If a guy drops...