Book Review- ‘The Woman in the window’

‘I peer over the lip of the glass at the inbox, empty except for a single message, the subject line blank, the sender’s name in bold.

JANE RUSSELL.

My teeth chink on the glass. I stare at the screen. The air around me is suddenly thin.’

Social Experiment- Picaption!

Would a particular photograph act as the stimulus to a similar set of reactions in others, in comparison to that experienced by myself? And if there is a variation, how will it affect the view points of all the others who are engaged in the same activity.

B o r e d o m .

‘ A generation that cannot endure boredom will be a generation of little men, of men unduly divorced from the slow processes of nature, of men in whom every vital impulse slowly withers as though they were cut flowers in a vase’ -Betrand Russell, British philosopher. As defined in the pages of Wikipedia, ‘boredom is…

Is Aesthetic Superseding Functionality In Today’s Time?

Great web design without functionality is like a sports car without an engine. -Paul Cookson It has been a long lasting debate as to whether we as individuals give more emphasis to luxury rather than necessity? Many psychologists have pursued interest in this matter and have forged many theories, one of the more famous ones…

Free Will: An Illusion?

The chain of events that lead you to commenting or reading this article may not be a result of free will, it may be a predetermined chain of events. Or was it?

Bidding Adieu To Farewell?

‘Why do I say goodbye,  even when all I yearn is to see you again,  yet, however much I try,  all my efforts go in vain,  when it is time to say goodbye.’   There is something about farewells which does not resonate with me and one thought really drives me to ponder; why do…

Doing Nothing!

Almost from the time my conscious memory serves me, I had always been told to, ‘Do Something’- be it engaging in some sort of activity or listening to music. I could never just while away my time lazing around and watching the tele and me being naive, tried to abide by this ideology and everything…

Life Of An Architecture Student at IIT Roorkee.

25th July, 2016. What is so special about this date? This day marked the advent of something beautiful for all of us. Filled with emotions of pride of being admitted to an ‘IIT’,we felt a certain sense of anxiety as to what our beloved branch had in store for us. Trying to overcome these feelings,…

Movie Review: Coco

In all honesty, I thought that the movie will be like most animated movies, one that has the traditional storyline with a princess in trouble and eventually things falling perfectly in place for her. Thus, I was a little hesitant to go along with my younger sister. Mind you, she was as excited as could…