Monthly Archives: December 2012

Elected Evil

“Bahut shukriya bhaiyya”. She must have said that when they gave her and her friend a lift in the cold of the December night in the foggy capital of India. She might not have said the exact same words; she may have said “Thank You” instead of Shukriya. But being a woman, she must have […]


Sheila entered the classroom with puffy eyes, sniffling into a handkerchief. Ankit was alarmed. This was the third time in four days that his girlfriend had come to the college looking distressed. What worried him even more was that she absolutely refused to tell him what the matter was. It was extremely unusual.  For the […]