The StoryBench

We are a community of people who share a love of the written word. We meet to read stories, poems, songs… around a decided theme. This blog is a repository for all that is shared in these meetings.


Mirza Ghalib

Meet 3: Ghazal Appreciation

14 October, 2016 This time we had a full turnout and two special guests - Chinmoy's father and Rupa 😀 After commandeering the spare television set, setting it up and connecting his temperamental laptop Chinmoy was set to begin. The... Continue Reading →

Dil-e-nadaan tujhe hua kya hai

By Mirza Ghalib. Lyrics  from dil-e-nādāñ tujhe huā kyā hai āḳhir is dard kī davā kyā hai ham haiñ mushtāq aur vo be-zār yā ilāhī ye mājrā kyā hai maiñ bhī muñh meñ zabān rakhtā huuñ kaash pūchho ki... Continue Reading →

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