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Too Late
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Too Late

I was standing on the edge of a waterfall around 180 feet above the ground. Almost equal to a 30 storey building. My hands were profusely sweating. I could feel shivers down my spine and my soul was encapsulated by fear. I closed my eyes and let out a breath I didn’t realise I was...

Unmask the Mask
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Unmask the Mask

One evening I dressed up in a black T-shirt and blue jeans, took my car keys and said my mom who was in the kitchen in an excited tone “Mom I am leaving to the beach to meet my friend will be back in an hour” Walking through the living room and the main door...

Cotton Candy to Cola gola
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Cotton Candy to Cola gola

One Sunday evening I boarded a flight to Mangalore from Bangalore. As the flight took off I was enjoying the scenic view through the window. I could see all those tall buildings and I wondered things look so different from here. All these humongous buildings are tiny just like buildings made of Lego. While I...

Chasing BatMAN
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Chasing BatMAN

On a busy sunny afternoon, I was lazing around on the couch watching TV. My phone started ringing. It was a call from an unknown number. Staring at the screen for few I wondered who might be this person?? Hope it’s not the credit card salesperson!!! Truecaller said “DeliveryMAN” I received the call and said...

Journey to the Jungle Book through the Jungle
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Journey to the Jungle Book through the Jungle

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word “Road Trip”. Does it bring a smile or a hope to experience it someday? Road trips are never about the destination but it’s about the wild stuff that happens along the way. In India, there is one road trip which...

RoadTRIP which TRIPPed me to reality
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RoadTRIP which TRIPPed me to reality

 Under the moonlight on the banks of the secluded beach, I and my 2 close friends met after 7 long years. But, it was like we had met yesterday nothing has changed between us. The spirals of smoke were rising above the campfire and the fire reflecting in their eyes. The cool breeze from the...

Truth in the graveyard of Myth
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Truth in the graveyard of Myth

Are you curious to know the secret mystery behind this creation, what are we, why are we here??? People speak about the unknown, we heard the stories of the spirits, the mysteries behind it. Some of them have also experienced a mysterious presence but yet it’s difficult to accept it. Spirits exist or is it...