Author Archives: Aneesh Lohani

You and I will Together Shine

See the foreground: dark, barren and grey A stockpile of hue: scattered astray Could be a war, an awakening, defiance or play Welcome home: good to see you today...

Analysis of Nepal’s problems and Probable Solutions - Pt 2

Polarization of power centers that began during King Mahendra's reign has gradually dividing the country into various political pockets. Throughout our history, various political centers have collaborated...

Analysis of Nepal’s problems and Probable Solutions - Pt. 1

This is an attempt to find solutions to Nepal's present problems through historical analysis. I believe that problems should be solved by clinically analyzing their roots...

The Maoist Misconduct: Vanity, Ideological Imprisonment and Fear Psychosis

People alienated from society on grounds of ideological indoctrination escape the mainstream, turning into noncommittal, introverted personalities. They exchange denial with beliefs of conceived utopia that...

Mouse Potatoes' Chronicles - Just in Jest

Contemporary history is privy to two kinds of technological disasters. The first kind is a breed of bloated couch potatoes, who, in politically correct terms, deserve the introduction: ‘large’,...

Candle in the Wind

It wasn't until Proakrit felt the sudden recoil from the advancing throttles when it hit him. And, it hit him hard. He had gone for it, after...

The Trade

Here is a short poem that reflects on the progressive effects of natural selection. While Charles Darwin coined the phrase to expound on evolutionary processes, I attempt...

The Gang's Good Friday

"Yes! That's blues pentatonic with melodic minor undertones - bluesy-jazz workout as usual. I was hoping Prang to be more adventurous in their third release."...

The Bandh Imbroglio

Contemporary times are filled with stories about atrocities committed by various 'political activists' and criminal factions gone ‘legitimate' under political facades. With each passing day, the atrocities...