How To Be A Mermaid – Ananya Grover

Immortal vampires who devour and live on blood. Werewolves who shapeshift into wolves on a full-moon night. Centaurs with their hoofed lower halves galloping through fields. There’s a certain appeal to mythical creatures, seamlessly blending the human with the fantastical, magical and decidedly non-human, that captures our imagination and taunts…

Vive La Suisse – Tanvi Jain

O the All-Knowing! Keeper of all information! Our Master, Our Teacher! O Google Baba, help us! A family of four were dutifully worshipping Google baba, and were praying for a holiday spot like no other. After several offerings, they found the trip of their dreams, a trip to Switzerland. Satisfied…

Sushi – Lakshaya Khurana

Overshadowed by the voluminous crusts of Italy and the sauce slathered patties of America, South East Asia remains blissfully in hiding; its tightly guarded secret to good health enveloped between rolls of seaweed and raw vegetables. Synonymous with Japanese culture, this bite-sized icon has remained firmly rooted to its traditional…

New York – Rhea Gupta

New York— the city that never sleeps. Cliché? Let’s try again. New York— the Pandora’s box. Still a cliché, this time with more than a hint of truth. You don’t know what to expect from this city, and you definitely don’t know what you would get. I say this because…

The Past – Tanishq Khurana

An entourage of puzzles, he walked on the pavement with tears scorching his eyes like American napalm. With every step, the dust covered his feet, forging an unbreakable shield of togetherness. The air cut around his arms trying to push them back, just to feel itself getting pushed back by…