Articles by: Anu

Palace of Illusions by Chitralekha Bannerjee

I took a fancy for Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee, the moment I saw it lying on a dusty library shelf. I could relate to her fancy for mythological stories of Ramayana and Mahabharata, that as a kid I grew on. The book tells the story of Mahabharata with […]

by April 12, 2010 Review

Introduction

A book is a compendium of knowledge. As I ruffle through its pages, my whole body gets a pleasant convulsion, its scent wafting through, enriching me with its wisdom, its timeless sheen passed on. At times, I wonder what people used to do when there were no books. A time […]

by April 12, 2010 Review

A Few thoughts

Stars in the sky, like diamond they shine Do they realise why earthlings so much whine There may not be a day, when they dont make hay Irrespective whether or not there is sunshine Urchins make noises, dogs make cries Drawing everyone nearer their sorrows and joys Why cant I […]

by March 29, 2010 Poetry

Life is sweet

There were two roads So to say One of yes, the other of nay I chose the one less traveled by Thats made all the difference in life Getting a house is easy But to make it a home is tricky God gives us life Then let us decide what […]

by March 29, 2010 Poetry