‘place’ of birth

“I’m Goan” “No you’re not..you were born in Kolkata” “I’m still Goan” “That is ridiculous, your birth certificate clearly shows – Place of Birth is Kolkata” “I was conceived in Goa” “O’ Boy! Then in that case, I should be an employee of the Indian Railways” “Really? Which train?” Indian Railways – Bringing people together  Btw […]

Why Trains? I ask Why not?

We have always perceived India’s train journeys to be a revelation of sorts. The chaos, the people, the sheer pandemonium that ensues from the depths of the station itself are enough to make you want to whip out your pen and paper to write down everything you see. To state a simple example: ~*~ The […]

The sequel

The train whistle blew and the train slowly started to chug out of the station. As the train began to gather speed..he saw a girl running on the platform trying to enter the train. He put out his hand so she could grab it to enter, she held his hand and got in. “you almost […]