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Parents Time to #DoYourHomework

Jaibala/ January 14, 2016

It was June, it had not begun to rain yet but the time to line up for college forms had started in Mumbai. Neha, was overjoyed at her standard 10th results. So were her parents. The 16 year old had scored a distinction – 85%. Everyone was sure that Neha would get admission in her favourite college. She had wanted

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The Dream

Jaibala/ September 20, 2014

Afraid that all alone I am That is when I see her I do all that I can   Going that high was not the plan, Heights scare me, till all is a blur Afraid that all alone I am,   Landing safely fast I ran, At the horizon I see shelter,  To be there I do all that I

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Dreams – Some Shattered, Some Made

Jaibala/ August 1, 2014

“Due to the recent change in the Reservation policy, which is effective immediately, we have revised the Admission list. Students are requested to check the list again. We are very sorry for any inconvenience caused – Management, Sabarmati Technical Institute.” The faces of all boys and girls anxious, the future of most of them depending on the list, everyone was

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Nightmare

Jaibala/ June 4, 2014

Vidya woke up with a start, It was that dream again. The pitter patter of the rains on the window had stopped. She got out of bed careful not to wake up Vikram and she walked slowly to the window and opened it. The breeze immediately carrying to her the scent of the rain soaked earth and the memories of

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