How the mirror broke me
Poetry

How the mirror broke me

Slumber eludes me Repudiates me like a bored suitor Long lost are effervescent days And a  friable heart. Books, parchment, pen And a boisterous conscience Friendly voices turned condescending Torture me to pen down my being. No- I will not comply! To petty, petty gossip “Mirror mirror on the wall, …

READ MORE →
One flew over the cuckoo's nest
Bioscope

One flew over the cuckoo’s nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is a 1975 American film directed by Miloš Forman, based on the 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey.  Starring Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, and Will Sampson, this film won all five major Academy Awards. The movie focuses on the …

READ MORE →
A faint memory resurfaces
Poetry

A faint memory resurfaces

Summertime, midnight  Wine  And naked confessions.  A veritable bedlam of pathos.                   An X-rayed heart                   Dissected on the floor                   Diseased soul                   False, Edwardian sentiments.  You and  Your disquieting muses  A dissatisfying madness  A few vinegary tears.                   The indelible smell                   Of skin against skin                   Love, …

READ MORE →
It's all coming back to me now
My Expressions

It’s all coming back to me now

A bleak, rainy October evening. There’s a certain chill in the air, so lazily, I get up and get a blanket. The apartment is empty, apart from me and my cat Cookie. She’s taking a nap, curled up beside me on the bed. She looks so serene, so precious. It’s …

READ MORE →
Fitness Fundas

HIV / AIDS

Since sex education is something we all missed out on while growing up ( because obviously, there were none ), I’ve decided to write a small article discussing various aspects of sexual heath we should all be aware of, especially focusing on the much hyped and much taboo-ed disease: AIDS. AIDS, …

READ MORE →
Porcupine Tree
Muzik

Porcupine Tree

Genre: Progressive rock, Alternative rock, Progressive metal, Psychedelic rock. Band Members: Steven Wilson (vocals and lead guitar)                                 Richard Barbieri (keyboards)                             …

READ MORE →
The Filmy Owl
Art Beat

The Filmy Owl

TheFilmyOwl, as she calls it, is 22 year old Angel Bedi’s artistic alter-ego. The NIFT graduate confesses that she has always been that kid who used to doodle in her notebook while the teacher gave notes. Be it her penchant for purple, or the way she uses petals for eyelashes, her …

READ MORE →
Homemade Chocolate
Whats Cooking

Homemade Chocolate

What’s the one thing that EVERYBODY loves? Chocolate. What’s the one thing you can never get enough of? Chocolate. What’s the one thing that calms you down when you’re nervous or makes you feel good when you’re depressed? Chocolate. What’s a dietician’s guiltiest pleasure? CHOCOLATE! Sweet, bitter, dark, white.. chocolates …

READ MORE →
The trees that still grow in Dehra
Travel Hotspots

The trees that still grow in Dehra

Dehra Dun, one of the most beautiful cities of India, is the capital city of Uttarakhand. Located in the Garhwal region, it is 236 km north of New Delhi and is one of the main attractions of the NCR. It is located in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas between two of India’s …

READ MORE →
Sciences VS Humanities: A Prejudice
Eduwatch

Sciences VS Humanities: A Prejudice

When I was in the tenth grade, I failed one Chemistry term exam. Truth is, I was never good at Chemistry, mostly because the subject never appealed to me and also because of the teacher we had back then. He was everything a good teacher shouldn’t be, to say the …

READ MORE →