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Arundhati Roy presents her characters as they are, with all their uneven edges and rough textures. Everyone is reduced to their crude humanity, stripped down to their naked, imperfect morality. She makes the reader jump from hate to love to sympathy, all in the span of a single page. The reader’s heart is almost a puppet in her skilled hands and she masterfully tugs the right strings every single time. She evokes every emotion in the spectrum and in the end, you’re left with a flood of empathy. You’re not going to find any black and white characters in these pages.

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The pandemic changed a lot of things for the world. One of these was how people went about achieving literacy goals. This international literacy day, let’s take a look at what these changes are and how they have affected the world.

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Is God a placebo, or is he real? 100% accurate answer reveal !!

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Times change, and nothing is permanent. But what matters is preserving the memories of the past, and looking forward to ones you’ll make in the future.

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As a writer, I often make multiple drafts when I write anything; This indirectly means wasting a lot of paper. But it is a fun sport too. Tearing a sheet and crumbling it to get a perfect shot at the dustbin across the room is the next most exciting thing I do. But yesterday night, while I was asleep, my conscience got to me, and I had a rather amusing dream. So today morning, I woke up and decided to write it down in a more ‘reader-friendly manner’ for writers like me.

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“What I’ve come to learn is that the world is never saved in grand messianic gestures, but in the simple accumulation of gentle, soft, almost invisible acts of compassion.”
― Chris Abani

What does it take to be human?

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“If I had foreseen Hiroshima and Nagasaki, I would have torn down my formula in 1905”, stated Einstein. It’s impressive how the unquenchable thirst for vengeance and authority could drive humankind to unimaginable extremes. The bomb attack at Hiroshima and Nagasaki exemplifies it. What’s more impressive is the glimmer of hope which humankind still opts to hold onto and overcome the caused catastrophes.

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A white shroud lost among the snowy winds, searching for their way through. A warm soul asleep by a flame, in peace. What’ll happen when the two meet? Will they dance for eternity or will they be the end of each other? Read the piece to find out about the cycle of loneliness they go through.

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After your demise, you travel to the underworld and find Persephone sitting beside her ‘captor’ on a throne. She then narrates the tale of how she became the queen of the underworld thereby shedding light on her true story, completely entrancing you in the process.

This poem is a narrative retelling of the original mythological story and sheds light on the ‘lesser known version.’

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“If all of humanity had helped build Noah’s Ark, maybe everyone would have survived”

The flood myth is a tale that has been told countless times, having numerous iterations around the world.

How true is it? Why is it relevant? And where does it meet modern day climate change?

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