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  • Writing a story
    on May 21, 2013
    Writing a story seemed so easy to me at those time when I had no time to write them. The writer's block, the tough deadlines for deliverable, the tough situations at the better sides of a family life made me very indifferent to others. The scene whic...
  • MotherThe lights are dim. The curtains are pulled around her, as if to restrict others to know about the conspiracy. The husband is waiting on the other side of the curtain. She is waiting helplessly, her legs are resting helplessly on the stirrups. The sa...
  • The Left WingerThe whole crowd is roaring now again in the expectation of an equalizer. Some are blowing their Horns, a slightly modified version of the renowned Vuvuzela. Sweat is running down his body, his forehead. He is running fanatically towards the opponents...
  • Still Loving YouI am walking towards that door, the very door I like to walk on this very night. The streets are half lit in gloomy shadowed lights coming down from the palatial high rise buildings, built centuries back. The ghosts are everywhere around me, some ar...
  • BlogAdda "who dunnit" Mystery contest
    on May 16, 2010 in mystery contest thriller suspense
    With reference to the BlogAdda WhoDunnit Mystery contest at (http://blog.blogadda.com/2010/05/12/a-mystery-fiction-contest-whodunnit).I continued to think, just like Hercule Poirot may have thought in this situation. I started arranging the clues tog...
  • Bachhor Suru (The New Year)*****Though it is a separate story, it is actually the sequel of my previous post, so, would recommend readers to read that first! Thanks!*****Being the morning of the Bengali New Year, the shopkeepers will have to go to their nearest temple to get t...
  • Bachor Sesh (End of the year)It is late at night. No passers by can be seen on the alley and the lying street dogs are the only witness. He is drunk today. He is getting back home a little late. As late as he could. Almost running though the half-dark alley towards their home.
  • Sorry ! Can't be regular in writing.
    on Mar 17, 2010 in grievances letter message notice
    I am very sorry to let you know my dear readers, that, I can't be regular to post new stories in this blog.Also, the long story I planned about a mishap at the "Cyclone" Roller-coaster ride in the Nicco Park, a nearby amusement park at Salt Lake Sec...
  • Cyclone (The ride)There he is. Sitting on the end of the corridor waiting for her. He is dressed in his blue denim and white full sleeve T-shirt as he generally likes to wear on the off days, when they meet at the stipulated places, be it City Center, Salt Lake, or Ma...
  • Independence Day (Swadhinata Dibas)Today is 14th August. A very significant day for Pakistan and India. "The midnight's children", according to Salman Rushdie. The midnight they were freed and became foes for ever. Like all other independence day, from 14th August the country is on re...
  • Steps on stairs (Sirite Pa)
    on Jun 13, 2009 in social Sector V life Kolkata frustration
    Five more floors to go. Only five more. Each of the floors can be reached by twenty steps on the stairs. Ten of them and he can get to the landing. A few seconds, a few steps and a little rest in climbing. He can stop there for few seconds if he like...
  • Prayer (Prarthana)Ting Ting Ting. The wall clock said it is 3 AM at night. Sudip got up from bed. The bedroom is a bit enlightened from the street light. The curtains are removed from the only window open. There is a continuos buzzing sound outside. It is still rainin...
  • Wind (Haoa)
    on May 27, 2009 in political bus social life Kolkata
    The bus was running in medium speed. It had no hurry to reach it's destination. It is a bus from the CSTC (Calcutta, now Kolkata State Transport Corporation). This is a medium aged bus. At the most four years old, and the seats inside are arranged fo...
  • Storm in the restaurant (Restaurant-e Jhar)This is a summer afternoon in Kolkata. At this time of the day at 2 PM the temperature has reached its maximum, almost forty degree Celsius. This has beaten the record of last thirteen years or so. There is no rain for at least five months at a stret...
  • The Theft (Churi)
    on Apr 27, 2009 in bus social marketing life Kolkata new year
    This is 11th April. Three days more and there will be "Nababarsha", the bengali New Year. Every shop has been offering "SALE". Every shop has been overcrowded all over the city of Kolkata, especially those places where there are numerous stall of dif...
  • Final Freedom (Sesh Mukti)The music was low. Light was dim. The bodies were moving together slowly in sync with the music. There is no smoke in this pub as smoking has been banned in public places several months ago. There are people sitting on far tables having an eye on the...
  • Returning Home (Ghore Phera)The cars in this metropolis are really fast. Though they seem to not be getting their ways clear to have a proper pickup during this hour of the evening, still they are rustling forward in every bend like they are in an endless race to get back... ma...
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