बेवजह blog

To experiment with words . . . to paint the canvas with audible colours.

February 27, 2017

Manjari, From Lucknow to London

  “Love art in yourself, and not yourself in art.” – Konstantin Stanislavski   I remember having had a terrible day a few months back. I’m […]
February 10, 2017

The Boy Who Unlearned

Divyanshu   In school, I learned that real fun comes out of being irresponsible. Those were the early days, when the idea of taking a chance […]
February 9, 2017

निदा फ़ाज़ली साहब को याद करते हुए

  निदा फ़ाज़ली साहब को याद करते हुए, एक लेख जो आज ही के दिन पिछले साल(2016) उनकी वफ़ात पर मुझ से सुधांशु फ़िरदौस ने लिखवाया […]
January 31, 2017

Coherence

A psychedelic, sci-fi, suspense-drama based around the strange events happening as a mysterious comet passes Earth almost qualifies as a natural choice for this ‘Friday, the […]
January 29, 2017

बच्चों के लिए एक ज़रूरी किताब

बाल कहानियों से आप क्या चाहतें हैं ? बच्चों की कल्पना की उड़ान, जीवन व नैतिकता की ज़रूरी बातें और खूब सारी मस्ती… पर बच्चे बस […]
January 24, 2017

The Boy Who Learned

It’s amazing how sometimes when you look back at a moment and realise how much it has influenced you. I envy those authors who write about […]
January 9, 2017

Growing

Tasveer Hasan I always heard people saying that you grow over time. As if it didn’t require any catalyst or a trigger at least. Coming to […]
January 3, 2017

There’s Always Tomorrow – A Refreshed Affection for Living

“It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been […]
December 31, 2016

Mausams

Tanay Chaudhari American comedian, Mike Birbiglia said, “People are making better and better small budget independent films these days.” Well, that stands true for – “Mausams.” […]
December 30, 2016

Rats Are Annoying

  Rats are annoying creatures. Not your fluffy Ratatouille type. The grim brown pointed looking mammals that you see in the kitchen when you go down […]
December 29, 2016

मिल जाए काश ऐसा बशर ढूंढते हैं हम

  अभिषेक की कॉल आई थी कि बहुत वक़्त हो गया है,  दद्दा से मिल आते हैं. उनके पाँव में हल्की सूजन भी रहती है तो अपने जानने वाले […]
December 27, 2016

Of Wandering and Wanderlust

  Having reached the age of seventeen and having been surrounded by literature often has drastic consequences, and in my case it led to a questioning […]
December 26, 2016

हर नक़्श-ए-पा बुलंद है दीवार की तरह

  मेरे दोस्त, मेरे हमदम, मेरे मोहसिन, मेरे करमफ़रमा, अभिषेक शुक्ला का एक मज़मून इन दिनों इन्टरनेट पर धूम मचा रहा है. ये मज़मून उन्होंने उस्ताद […]
December 23, 2016

Not To Have a Plan

  I’ve found myself falling in love with unfamiliarity too often. I hate routine. I crave for new beginnings every once in a while. The comfort […]
December 21, 2016

Writing Comes Easy

  I don’t know what to write. But I’m writing. Here is another sentence. And another. It can go on for a while and I might […]