Ajay Patnaik, a young lad of twenty was bad at most of the things people expect a person of his age to be good at. He was disinterested in studies, was not very athletic thus not good at sports either, had no interest in extra-curricular activities either, had no significant hobbies that society finds as meaningful. He was not good in relationships either - young girls did not … [Read more...]
Debasis Tripathy always passionate about words, rhythm and rhyming, started writing seriously a little late. Since then, within a short span, he has had his writings featured with several reputed journals. To make a living he is stuck in very crowded city called Bangalore, where he is a married man with a clever son who asks difficult questions.
Debasis Tripathy is employed as an IT Consultant with HP Enterprises, Bangalore. Whenever he is able to, he steals the time from his schedule to read and write literature. He maintains a blog which features an ensemble of poems written in different styles and forms and a few prose pieces called Zulubasis.wordpress.
It was a sultry afternoon, normal of coastal places in the month of May. The sapping swelter spread unrelentingly over the whole village and there was not a breath of wind stirring. The large cranky engine of a tractor made a grumbling noise as it passed Ambuja Bagicha, an orchard adjacent to the SH–01 near Tangiapada village in Khurda district. The noise was enough to wake up … [Read more...]