SHE – a poem

November 11, 2015 Sara Showkath Ali 0

This is about my cousin sister whom i adored. Now, the flower of our friendship has wilted and dried and crumbled into pieces which I feel is irretrievable.     She walked towards the house, […]


Waves – how a child saw it…

October 25, 2015 Sara Showkath Ali 0

Little girl I was, Standing by the sea, holding dad’s hand, Looking at the sea so vast… The beautiful blue waves, Rolled over, jumped, glided, became small Washed away the shells I saved… I looked […]

Campus Confidential

Malaria – endemic city worries

September 2, 2015 Sara Showkath Ali 0

‘Mangalore is endemic to malaria’ that’s one of the first things I heard when I came to Mangalore. Even though I got bit by mosquitos whenever I went out, people started getting malaria (I came […]

Art and Lifestyle

A take on fairy tales

August 26, 2015 Sara Showkath Ali 0

Every kid loves fairy tales. It has a happily ever after ending which doesn’t exist. Many of these stories teach us  courage, patience, persistence and goodness triumphs over evil lessons. Now …. At some point […]