I’m on a train bound to Nagpur. I’ll be catching a late evening flight from there to Delhi. It’ll be an easy passage, I know, for the luxuries of air travel are seldom the matters of failure. And yet, right now, on this train, I couldn’t be farther away from anything luxurious. Continue reading “Nagpur”


Paris (part 1)

Prologue: The Anticipation The sun was out and that made the ordeal at least bearable, if not altogether pleasant. I checked my mobile again to see if I was on time. The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting to get a different result each time. I was … Continue reading Paris (part 1)


Mumbai. No surprises there. Only a sense of being overwhelmed by the magnanimity of the city. All of us have seen, time and again, of what impact the city can have on its visitors. Of how it just blows your mind away. Of how irresistibly charming and repulsing the city is, simultaneously. You know it … Continue reading Mumbai