A Slap In The Back

Summer vacations are an amazing time for self-reflection. Summers are also a great time to catch up with the shows. Then there are these rare occasions when a show drags you into a prolonged state of contemplation, which is also great in summer, because there are no repercussions and time is your bitch. So when I was done watching South Park Season 19, I knew … Continue reading A Slap In The Back

The Five Stages of Summer

Because I’ve had a lot of people tell me the worst way to start an article is using a quote, I’m going to do just that. “Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” Now, before you think I’m some literary savant who knows all quotes by anybody famous, I’d like to confess that I Googled for this after I wrote … Continue reading The Five Stages of Summer

A Rather Peculiar Decision

  *Refresh* *Re-enter credentials* *Submit* *Refresh* *Re-enter credentials* *Submit* *Refresh* *Re-enter credentials* *Submit*   …and there they appear, a couple of digits. Something you would’ve worked for, for years or maybe just months. A figure which apparently tells you how worthy you are to get into the country’s best engineering colleges; well that is what it seems to be. I was slightly startled when I … Continue reading A Rather Peculiar Decision