Author Archives: Aneesh Lohani

A Note of Dissent

The Universe is stupid and was probably hastily conceived. The Earth should have been an equal distance away from the Sun, so that I wouldn't feel so damn cold....

A request

I've noticed people being disdained and slandered for what they say right here at EU. This isn't the right way to communicate. It is, instead, a mirror...

Political Ironies

The Maoists insurgency and tactics were carbon copies of " the people's war" as practiced by the Khmer Rouge, Sendero Luminoso, the Naxalites, the Shining Path...

Clumsy Cupid

The clock ticks nine and I head for the window Another hopeful day, hopefully Thuds of approaching footsteps down below See her crossing the road skillfully     Jeans...

Moving Bright Sparkling Star seen on the Kathmandu Sky

Is there anything on the news about a large, bright sparkling star in the heavens? I've been following a star (could be a planet, maybe Venus) towards the east...

Prashant Tamang: the new Indian Idol

Prashant Tamang has won the Indian Idol competition. It is 1:21 am in Kathmandu at the moment and Nepali brothers and sisters are celebrating this win emphatically...

A strange Man in a Strange Land Living Among Stranger People

This inescapable journey of unfolding secrets Revealing, rewarding and punishing too I see confusing paths and their various outlets But, caved in, I’m helpless as time goes through  ...

Human Consciousness Transport Technology: the Inner Evacuation

To destroy is bestial, to love: harmony; to improvise: ingenious. To do all is human. Desires shape continuity, but existence remains ephemeral. Times change and so do prevalent realities,...

A Layman' Inquiry about New Nepal

Past experiences have left a defining legacy. We passionately advocate change, but fail to institutionalize the same. We manage bandh’s and uprisings, but can’t envision, plan, team work, implement...