Author Archives: Aman

About Aman

Writing without Birth Control.

A Cinderella story outta nowhere

(By Shreyashi Roy & Aman Misra) In the 1980 movie Caddyshack, Bill Murray plays Carl Spackler in the role of the greenskeeper commissioned to look after Bushwood Country Club. The famous scene has him hacking away at flowers outside the … Continue reading

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Mangoes in Summer, Carrots in Winter

When you grow up in India, you’re always offered fruit and vegetables to eat at home depending on the season. In the summer Pops would always bring back mangoes in the official bazaar bag – a big white and ugly plastic … Continue reading

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All yellow cabs in Calcutta chainsmoke

Coming home of late, has been a regular experience given the work at the bookstore not to mention the holiday season. As the boss puts it – apart from putting bread on the table it also pays my university tuition. … Continue reading

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