The Maladies of the Common Man: A Theatre Review

Play: Hechki Language: Bengali Directed by: Sukumar Chakraborty Duration: 1 and a 1/2 hours Bengalis have the reputation of being hypochondriacs, and perhaps with good reason. Come winter and the city is covered with a virtual mesh of woollens, complete with proverbial monkey caps and mufflers, while outsiders- mostly those from places that actually experience…

Of TV shows, wolves and all things beautiful

Right, so I have been trying to make myself write this post for the past two weeks and a half, but partly due to terror, partly due to horrendous illness and ridiculous amounts of phlegm and partly due to, well, life, my mind and creativity refused to co-operate with my inner sense of duty. Today,…

A Reader to a Wallflower

Hello, all. It is 2 am and I just read The Perks of Being a Wallflower and now I’m a sobbing mess. The greatest books aren’t words on paper: they are experiences. The Perks of Being a Wallflower was just that. For the first time in a long time, I’m not going to review the…