Category Archives: snip-snippet

Clean-cut Man

This Sunday,  I learnt of wing collars, paisley ties and gingham checks. There was more on the length and width of the ties, the fall of the trousers and fashion-tips on cuffs. Cuffs, collars, ties and checks- who ever said man … Continue reading

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A nightly sea

She had shades of darkness to wrap around. Her iris glinted blue now and then green again. The pupil was rock-black at night and slate-grey in the day. Me- I was just dust on her cheek, dust she might decide … Continue reading

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heat and unhot

The asphalt was acting especially vengeful as if 2 was an hour it wished to  send up in vapor, if not smoke. Milk would churn out butter without breaking into a sweat in this weather. I saw evidence a few … Continue reading

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White chocolate

He sat licking each finger in turn and then the chocolate wrapper, rapture oozing down his face like a thousand calories burnt in a single zing. And then picked up the thread again,saying- I still remember the VCR days and those … Continue reading

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Sweat Garden

Typical corporate garden with plants just so, precisely spaced, pink and white flowered, evenly spread. The lawn was green, no patches of brown. So, why did I smell sweaty socks and not surgically fragrant air? The socks were, after all, poking … Continue reading

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The Colour Green

A green monster. No, not jealousy. Kinky hair.  No, not an ogre.  Traces of erstwhile masters circled round her neck. No, not a slave. Blackened nails. No, not tortured, merely lacquered.   Chained to the chair. Swiveled comfort, is she not free? A golden collar. No, not a … Continue reading

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Buzz-iness Etiquette

24 degrees. No reason to feel cold. No reason to warm up either. To anyone. The discussion was typically dull, without any snazz. Except that he kept winking. What was his point? Since when does one wink one’s views? New … Continue reading

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