Shantesh

Dark Season 2

When Dark Season 1 first came out on Netflix in 2017 I was expecting it to be a slightly darker version of Stranger Things. What it actually turned out to be was something certainly not for kids. There were no…

One Love

In the end, she was the only one, Because before her there were none, The first time I laid my eyes on her, Even the colour of her dress I failed to remember, Many days passed by and I heard…

Chernobyl

The first time I became familiar with the Chernobyl incident was the year 2007, the much-anticipated game Stalker: Shadow of Chernobyl came out. At the time, however, just having started working and as a single guy with a lot of…

Black Mirror Season 5

Bandersnatch the interactive episode was the last Black Mirror content that was released before this season. While it was an interesting experiment, it never felt like a true Black Mirror episode to me. So I was excited about the new…

Top 10 Bucket List

Spend a few days relaxing in a remote European fishing village. I don’t eat fish. It’s just the way I always thought of the ideal European village. Skydiving Seeing a real live dinosaur assuming resurrection happens Publish a book Visit…

Blackout Podcast

I will admit that when I first read about this podcast on The Verge article what caught my attention was Rami Malek’s association with it. The setup might seem familiar. A power blackout that begins to affect the inhabitants of…

Superhero Fatigue

Once the credits for Avengers: End Game had begun to roll by, my primary feeling was one of exhaustion. As good as Marvel’s superhero movies have been I felt like I couldn’t take another one of these for a long…

I Fell Down A Rabbit Hole

If you fell down a rabbit hole, what do you think you’d find? I found myself falling further and further until I landed with a thud on a bed. I looked up to see a little boy staring at me…

Message In A Bottle

If you have found this message and bothered to read it in its entirety, then you and I both believe in serendipity. This message does not reveal an extraordinary secret from the past or a clue to the future. All…

Of Switzerland and Contraceptives

It was the year 2008. It was my first time ever outside of my own country. There were many wonderful things that I saw and experienced in my 15 days there. However, this is one experience I have often told…