The new normal? 

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I’m sitting here wondering why didn’t I feel outraged after reading this news? Where is my anger? Am I insensitive to everything that’s going around me now? Maybe i am, because such news don’t even come as a shocker, it’s like I was expecting them to happen somewhere, just as normal as I’m expecting sun to be rising somewhere at this time.

Whenever I read about illegality of abortion, I know that the provision is of no great use. When I read about dowry prevention act, I feel no great relief. When I get to know that there is something as wage equalisation act too, I just laugh it out. As I know for a fact that out there exists discrimination in a much more cruel form than what is published in newspapers which is maybe growing everyday in more ways than I know or will ever know.

But Sadly, none of this impacts me and that is what worries me, what if these things have become the new normal? Where we’ve learnt to accept the sheer harsh reality without any outrage or protests? 

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The Wee tales 50

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‘I don’t know if I can do it dad, What if I fail?’ 

‘Don’t worry even if you fail, at least you will have a story to tell.’

The Wee tales 49

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Lose yourself this little while, 

In books, poetry, art and smile, 

Only to realise what you’ve been missing all this time. 

The Wee tales 48 

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​This 2017 even the ‘trump card’ will take you backwards. 

The Wee tales 47

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‘I’m glad you never listened to me’  he said after reading my published book

‘Thanks dad’

The Wee tales 46

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​He followed her day and night till she said yes, 

Little did she know that it was the beginning of the end.

The Wee tales 45

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​War is a monster which eats all the wealth and then shits death! 

Such wise returns on investments!