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December 7, 2012

Born to be Wild?

Left or right? A fellow author once said, that most of her protagonists are young women in their late teens, for that is when we feel invincible enough to take chances with life. I disagree. For me turning a certain-unmentionable-to-the-outside-world age has resulted in an epiphany. I believe that I […]
December 5, 2012

The Breakup (Rockstar a Love Story – 3)

“How’s the head?”  a familiar voice asked softly. Neil! She groaned, refusing to open her eyes now, as much to avoid facing him as much to block out the pain. “That bad eh?” She nodded, thankful that he seemed to be taking her seriously, unable to detect any laughter in […]
December 1, 2012

The mystery of the Immortal Protozoan

The Lion’s Mane Jellyfish Did you know that some species of jellyfish or protozoans (in the parlance of the big-bang-theory-world of geeks) never die. According to a report in New York Times — at any stage of its development  — this species can transform itself back to a polyp,  the jellyfish’s earliest stage […]
November 28, 2012

Rock With Me ( Rockstar A Love Story, 2)

…and he hadn’t even begun From the time this rockstar stepped on stage, he drew every eye in the house including hers. He paused, the light reflecting off his dark black-blue skin, cocooning him in a cobalt glow, growing in size, larger and larger to encompass the entire audience—till he and them […]
November 16, 2012

Rockstar – A Love Story (1)

The Rage of a Rockstar  He smashed the Stratocaster on the wooden floor of the stage, the sound of the breaking chords echoing around the empty auditorium, circling once, twice, thrice before it penetrated the darkness inside his soul lighting it up like the Fourth-of-July fireworks. He raised his head […]