“Ready to Break” – Nayana Nair

We are the mediocre television soapthat no one wants to see.We have learned to gulp down bland food, bland life.The books that get us jobs, get us friends, gets us love, we have learned to pay for it without bitterness. We adore the mania, the depression,the moments when we don’t want to think clear-that makesContinue reading ““Ready to Break” – Nayana Nair”

“A Silent Machinery” – Nayana Nair

I put on my favorite show(that I have seen for umpteenth time),increase the volume,fill my plate.My eyes glued to TVnotices too late all that I have spilled,fill my plate with things I won’t eat. The same beautiful scene.Under the yellow light stand two actors,pretending to be in love,doing a better job at itthat we everContinue reading ““A Silent Machinery” – Nayana Nair”

“Crib and Complain” – Nayana Nair

Let me crib. Let me complain and let me regret it, and say again and again that I never meant a word that you found mean. I am unusually irresponsible. I have a ledger filled with all that I must truly care for. I only forget to look at it and act on it. EvenContinue reading ““Crib and Complain” – Nayana Nair”