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Remarkably Disappointed 😎 – A few 12th Students!

A child could not meet eyes with his parents today because for someone who saw life in Arthur Conan Doyle and Tolkien; was judged by the Newtons of the world. Quite alright. They have shaped the world and everything. Few years back, CBSE introduced a scheme where marks were awarded for participation in 'Co-Curricular and… Continue reading Remarkably Disappointed 😎 – A few 12th Students!

Jottings

R.I.P Vampire Diaries

Ever since I started watching Vampire Diaries, Oh! wait, I am 18 years old now. Male. Indian. 'Journalism' student. On the look out of better things. Mature enough. Watches CW. TVD Fan. Stelena all the way. And its my favorite because it was my favorite once. So if you have stopped judging, let me begin… Continue reading R.I.P Vampire Diaries

Writing

Tookii and 42 others followed your blog JOTTINGS

Tookii and 42 others followed your blog JOTTINGS I am sitting in my room, Physics demanding my attention because I have session ending exam tomorrow and the new Whatsapp feature of adding a story managing to grab it. I am busy ignoring my Physics and giving the much needed attention to my friends on whatsapp… Continue reading Tookii and 42 others followed your blog JOTTINGS

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Imagination and Ideas over Knowledge – Story of the founder of Instagram

At the end of the day, it comes to ideas and imagination. Not knowledge of the whereabouts. Knowledge is void if it has no imagination and imagination is a singularity in this infinite universe which has no connection to knowledge whatsoever. Instagram’s founder had no programming training. He’s a marketer who learned to code by… Continue reading Imagination and Ideas over Knowledge – Story of the founder of Instagram

Mythology

Letters are not for granted

Letters are not for granted Something stirred inside me today while teaching a 14 year old , 9th grader how to write the alphabet . You read right , today in my time at Cresecent-a Muslim girls home at payanapilly , I was teaching a 9th grader how to write the alphabet in a two line… Continue reading Letters are not for granted

Poem

My Brother

"How the sudden death of his brother leaves him with just memories" Finally, this poem has a root for its existence and a reason to cease. The beautiful relation of two brothers, distance apart but yet close in ways not understood. I bear a similar kind of relationship. We have no interest in talking about… Continue reading My Brother

Writing

Is BA English in India just timepass? (2 Min read )

A straight post citation from Times Of India. (Article : Ketan Krishna| Jan 3, 2015) It is a truth universally acknowledged that a person studying English Literature as a formal course, isn't really studying. Whenever an Indian boy decides to offend his parents and ruin the toil of an entire lifetime, and do an English Course… Continue reading Is BA English in India just timepass? (2 Min read )

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My Best Movie Dialogue – Shawshank Redemption ( 1 Min read )

http://images.amcnetworks.com/ifc.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/shawshank-redemption-1.jpg   From the all time best The Shawshank Redemption the following conversation: Andy: I had Mr. Mozart to keep me company...[points and taps his head.] It was in here. [gestures over his heart] And in here. That's the beauty of music. They can't get that from you. Haven't you ever felt that way about… Continue reading My Best Movie Dialogue – Shawshank Redemption ( 1 Min read )

Writing

What are the benefits of writing in a journal or diary? (1 min read)

Writing a journal has many benefits, but here are a few I think are important to consider: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDUcnGgX2os   Writing in a journal is a way to establish a writing routine. By making the time every day to jot down thoughts, whether one page or six, creates a good writing habit for those looking to… Continue reading What are the benefits of writing in a journal or diary? (1 min read)

Poem

How I Write

​It describes the various ideas running in the mind of the poet when one fine morning he takes out his diary to sit and write. The challenges ahead and the thrilling journey with words. https://youtu.be/N8h4PYNnmoA How I Write Millions of thoghts run in my mind As I take my pen to sit and write Random thoughts in… Continue reading How I Write