Monthly Archives: November 2012

By the ‘Bend In The River’ – Revisiting Samtaber

There’s a beautiful bend in the river at Samtaber. That is where the place gets its name from. Ber means bend, in colloquial Bengali. The river Rupnarayan takes a wide turn here and almost fences off the village. It is an idyllic place, a peaceful little nook, ready to inspire imagination in even the most […]

Love is Time’s little irony.

“Dear Jishnu, I am sorry we fought that day. And I am sorry it turned so ugly. It wasn’t like us. It shouldn’t have been the way it was. I am sorry for being stupid too. Why couldn’t you just ask me? How was I supposed to know your news was not just news? A […]