Uncle Awan was a hero. Throughout my childhood, he was my favourite member of the family, and I felt more connected to him than with my brothers. He taught me cricket, gave me my first ever wallet and took me to movies, where I always got a large tub of popcorn and a lime soda. […]

The Day I met Aliens in Cochin – Part 1

“Tiger, make sure the door is locked, okaaay?”, shouted my mother from downstairs. Then the light there flicked off; my parents were off to sleep. I checked the time in my phone. 11:10PM. As my attention was back in the laptop screen, James Rodriguez was scoring the stunning volley against Uruguay. I had just come […]