Scientists – those relentless beings who keep improving their own achievements, like Yelena Isinbayeva, have now found out that it takes just 13 microseconds for the human eye to comprehend what it sees. That’s pretty fast! So what does the brain do, the rest of the time? There’s an answer for that too. They say […]


The city lights looked promising. Like on every day. They were quite ordinary when up close, each light serving a purpose. But here, from my balcony, 36 stories up – no matter whether they lighted a bustling street, or a window that projected the melancholy of urban lives, or even the moving searchlights atop the […]

Dichotomy – A Fan-fiction on Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar

I did not know what woke me up. It could have been the wind that freely entered the room now, orĀ  a startling dream that I could not recollect. Or was it the melancholy of the sight I was about to see? I did not want to sleep, to begin with. But the sight to […]