Mankind has for so long dwelled on this earth. Millions of years have seen countless stages of evolution, taking us from the sapient monkeys with a tactile grasp on bashing rocks together, to creatures mingling with the sensation of fire, to the modern-day human connected at all times to millions…


Heat. Unrelenting, scorching heat from the high sun scorched anyone who dared wander out for too long unprotected. Protection ranged from a lot of things here: high factor sun cream that’d make your skin shine with a chemical gleam; umbrellas and hats to provide some form of shade from the…


Abandoned

What is time? We always think we understand these concepts. These constants of life that remain unchanged from birth to death; one of the few guarantees in this turbulent maelstrom of a world. Perhaps it is within the deafening calm of the storm that we finally see things for…


‘It is people who have extraordinary skill, courage and determination who deserve fame, not those who have good looks or lots of money’ (Or is it?!)

After reading articles berating the social media sensations, entertainers and influencers of the modern age, I have too, questioned my own beliefs regarding this…


There was only one thing worse than the harsh wail of a Red Cross ambulance, and that was the wail of a grieving mother. She clutched what used to be her child in her arms. I’d tell you the gender and what the kid looked like, but I can’t make…


A sensory maelstrom led ablitz our olfactory centres. Sweet floral scents of exotic perfumes and incenses, earthy tones of vegetables that were only recently unearthed from their slumber in the shallow soil, the soft blends of newly-spun fabrics and linens; all formed part of a puzzle that gave this market…

Khwaab Kapoor

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