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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...
  • on May 21, 2013
    It's good to see that, even if I have not taken any care of the blog of mine, it is still alive. I have gone through so many ups and downs, highs and lows, gains and pains, these many days, but this blog is still as it was when I used to regularly up...
  • RAAAN - not RA ONE
    on Nov 21, 2011 in Bengali rock life review view movie
    If the readers think that I am a lazy man watching movies and ranting about them, they are almost correct. There are so many serious topics in one's life that when I think of writing about the lighter side of life, I feel safe in writing about the mo...
  • Icche - A must see Bengali movie
    on Nov 9, 2011 in life truth review movie relationship
    If an effort comes within your hearts core, full of desire to stand aside and to do something new, may be some day you can create an excellent product like "Icche - the desire". Now, the question is, who is this "you". Of course the first name comes...
  • Dipawali - down memory lane
    on Oct 27, 2011 in childhood life memory view
    chilI can still recall that every Friday there is the "Haat" (special market) at our small suberb and because of Dipawali, the haat used to be full of local made crackers on those days. There were fantasies among the young people like me to purchase...
  • Se7en Deadly Sins
    on Oct 18, 2011
    Watching Se7en. The "V" representing the seven deadly sins. The movie is about the two cops one veteran (Morgan Freeman) and one rookie (Brad Pitt) who search for a serial killer (Kevin Spacey). The same Hollywood crime thriller kind, but with seve...
  • Let me live as I am living now"Jeta chilona chilona seta na paoai thak, sab pele nasto jibon..." ... awesome line from a song the latest Bengali movie "Autograph". The song titled "Amake amar mato thakte dao (Let me live as I am living now) is excellent and says a lot about all o...
  • 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...
  • Vuvuzela and my daughterThe last day today. I am feeling a real sorrow a deep grief for the ending hours of my favorite tournament till childhood, the FIFA World Cup. This time, like all other times, it was a time to spend for myself. To stay late at nights, working hard at...
  • Dreaming a storyI was still awake at night. I got up from bed and entered into the drawing room. In the half lit drawing room my mobile phone was lying on the refrigerator. I took it and it's screen shown me the current time. It was 15 minutes past 3 AM. Pretty late...
  • 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...
  • Why can I not write?
    on Jun 7, 2010 in reason personal feeling reading writing
    Writer's block are very common to the writers. There are known remedies, mainly thinking and jotting down what you think brings back the writer in you to business. Now, knowing the remedy and knowing that it is such an easy thing to do, you plan to t...
  • 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...
  • Who did it
    on May 16, 2010 in competition mystery story motivation
    "There were five of us who were suspects – and each one of us had a motive. Three of us were ex-husbands. Lila was democratic that way; she liked to spread her love around. M. was her first husband, someone she had married when she was only twen...
  • Controversy - Let's avoid it!The word controversy is a very scaring word for me. Though I pretend that I am least bothered about a controversy, I generally keep away from such discussions which lead to controversy. A discussion, which may become a total fruitless one, can reveal...
  • 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...
  • Felu Mittir - Jatayu - Tintoretto-r JishuI am a great fan of Late Mr. Satyajit Roy, for his films, mostly the ones created by him on his own writings like the "Joy Baba Felunath", "Sonar Kella" and "Hirak Rajar Deshe". All of them being movies for the young people, the most beloved one for...
  • 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.
  • Jana Aranya - Satayjit RoyI am such a novice in writing film reviews that this may not be treated as a review. If you are searching for a really good review of this film, you can visit, Jana-Aranya, a Forgotten classic . Being a blind fan of Mr. Ray, I should not mention his...
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