Acceptance

“I am eleven.” “No you’re lying! I am older than you, you can ask my mom.” Evening was starting to fall and the sky had hues of pink and purple, changing every minute. I was on the terrace when I heard this conversation between two kids. Growing up was just like a race to them. It…

A Year That Changed…

Everyone is waiting for the clock to tick at 12 as the next day will mark the end of a decade and the beginning of a new year. I am not sure about the decade but this year has taught me a lot. 2019 has not been a great year for me. It’s probably one…

Reminiscence

If I rewind four years from now, I see myself as a girl who has no control over herself. I used to steal, I used to cheat and I always ignored that little voice inside my head which used to tell me that it’s just not worth it. When I listened to that voice, I…

What keeps me going?

Infinity. Where do you find infinity? What, to you, feels like infinity? It can be anything. It can be your pet dog, the infinity stones of Thanos, your family, your school or your life partner. Well, I see infinity when I look up. During the day, the clear blue sky and the clouds and in…

A Cold Dark Night in November

It was a cold dark night in November. I had my bags packed. I looked above at the balcony of my house which was, sadly, no more my house. With a heavy heart, I sat in the cab. As I sat beside the window and looked at the night sky which was covered with dark…