Memoirs of A Geisha

There are some books and there are some books……..The other day I completed reading Memoirs of A Geisha finally. I started it the day I boarded on my flight to Mumbai via Kolkata and via Jaipur ( that’s the problem being a staff; you cannot but travel the route your…

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My stints with Assam Sahitya Sabha

Till date I had only been to 2 sessions of Asom Sahitya Sabha. One a very pleasant experience , the other….I think thats more real these days . My first visit was to the Doomdooma meeting/ exhibition / session. Mahim Bora was the president that year.I went with my family…

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Still a dreamer

To really love a woman Let her hold you Do you know how she needs to be touched ? You gotta breath her Really taste her To you can feel her in your blood Then when you can see your unborn children in her eyes You know you really love…

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Wish

Rain drenched city Gloomy blue sky with white clouds wandering here and there. Trees fresh after the shower. Tiny droplets on my window Small puddles of water everywhere, some dirty some dirtier! Wish was a child to jump on those water puddles.  

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Dream Merchant

She was taught to sell dreams and to sell dreams one has to forget his / her nightmares! She did exactly that. So many people came to her with their travel plans, honeymoon plans to be specific. Some who wanted to go to a hill station, some to the exotic…

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My Dad

Another year gone by. Like all the previous years, the year was also an eventful one. I lost my father. Actually he passed away in 2005 December, but the loss was felt throughout the year 2006 more. I never had the “ buddy buddy” relationship with my dad. Rather ours…

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2 Faces from Childhood.

Ideas stuck me on City Buses. I meet my silent friend on a bus, I see a father & daughter duo & I think my dad. Today suddenly I saw some Kites sitting atop a tree on RGB road and who comes to my mind…………..Silonir Jiyek! Yes the very same…

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Plights of being single!

 Being  single is a pain at times. Being a single & of my age is even more painful. The most common question at family functions is “ So when are you getting married?” Some ask “ Have you found someone? “ or some will even offer help “ Are you…

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Jatinga et al….

     Jatinga et al…a movie by Sanjib Sabhapandit. After very long liked one Assamese movie. A serious story about the youths getting blinded by their own passion and beliefs . Some very poignant scenes like the one when 3 young boys in the village were discussing about the value of…

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