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The Tale of 37

What does one do when one runs out of alphabets to name standards? One gets into alpha-numeric of course! Which is exactly what a certain school in the city did and that’s where this incident takes place; in the busy … Continue reading

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Narayana and the First Drink

Narayana returned home after a hard day’s work. The logging industry was reeling under the impact of new legislation. “Damn you Jairam Ramesh!” he muttered as he entered the house. The day had been quite eventful. He had to break … Continue reading

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A Green Bioserial

(TV producer and Channel owner) Owner: So what’s the scope that we’re looking at? Producer: I’ve got one word for you, EPIC. Here’s the script prepared by the writer. Owner: (Reads) Hmm.. what’s a biopic? Producer: It’s a film/serial that … Continue reading

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The buttermilk was no more.

The Outcast: “No da. You carry on.” His friend had asked him to come to the auditorium for the inter-college dance competition. Crowds rarely excited him. He was on his way from the library to have lunch. The route was … Continue reading

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For the first time…

Idhayam Murali and S.Ve. Shekher smiled for the camera. He switched off the DVD player. He had just finished watching Thangamani Rangamani, the follow-up to Sahadevan Mahadevan.. Or did it come before? He couldn’t quite remember. He decided that he … Continue reading

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The Director is Angry.

Director: Pass me the cigarette. Asst Director: Here it is sir. You sound vexed sir. Dir: I am angry at the society. Asst Dir: Why sir? Dir: Nobody recognizes me on the road when my car passes by. I can … Continue reading

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Armakhandam – From the Epiglottis

Date: January 3, 2013. It’s been 13 days since the apocalypse. The world is a wasteland. Among the survivors are the 5 boys :- Hari, Arul, Giri, Mani and Ravi. During that fateful day they had been playing cricket in … Continue reading

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