Running around to tag another person, solving clues to find the treasure, pressing multiple keys to kill the bad guys, we all grew up adoring games. In any format, in any method, playing a game was exciting and engaging for every one of us in the world. It is no…

I am here because I am annoyed. I am raged that today has been absolutely nothing but a pain. Neither was I heartbroken nor did I try to skid down the rails and break a few bones, but I was in agony. …

Words insensitively popping up on timelines and conversations out of sheer ignorance has been one of the saddest issues in today’s world. I am not talking about the mammoth-sized issues of discriminatory or derogatory comments in areas of body shaming, caste hierarchy, everyday mockery, etc., …

and Israel is still being greedy * eye roll *

“Potential for an all-out war” is what the United Nations calls the ongoing conflict between Palestine and Israel. For a lot of reasons, that phrase is fundamentally wrong. …

I don’t know enough about the world, or even my city. Still, from everything that I have witnessed in all these 18 years of my life, it is that as humans, we need to attach a social sentiment to any event that unfolds.

When I use the term ‘social sentiment’…

All we hear are roars of anger, beckoning the judiciary of the country to call out the acts of injustice. The spewing resentment often leads to death, literally.

But, who are we to decide who dies?

Once upon a time, not long ago, there was a girl who lived…

(An inspiration from the movie, ‘Life of Pi’)

(Did this for my Media Studies CIA or would have never had the inspiration to write again for a long time.)

Waking up in a cold room, wrapped under lasagna of blankets, I squint my eyes open to realize I have nowhere…

We are dark, aren’t we?

Girls are pink. Not Red, Yellow or Blue — the primary colours, but pink.

Every single female is invisibly assigned a shade of this hue that is made of fiery, confident Red, forcefully expected to reconcile with the calm, composed and silent white.

THAT, is…

Lakshita Shankar

Someone who wants to make a difference with words.

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