The Blackboard

Divinity

In your body flows the blood of nymphetYou were made heavyMade up of half blade & half silkFrom inner room to open field,From kitchen walls to offices desk,

Jul 10 2019

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The parrot who lived with us

One day, when I was about to take my afternoon rest, I heard a noise outside my window. When I pulled my curtain to see where it was coming from, I was surprised to see a baby parrot’s small bill tapping on the windowpane.

Jul 10 2019

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Unpenned emotions

The light is brightI can see a shadowVisible, dark stud like penAnd a body that is a little low.Bowing my head

Pranita Tiwari, Jul 10 2019

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Tea spills

Mom,The clean sheet in this bedReminds me of something deep and vagueThat I was made to give up along the wayThe part of me that has flown away,But still the corner of the bed holds them

AASTHA SUBEDI, Jul 10 2019

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A journey of hopes and smiles

It was a balmy February morning when I started my journey from Kathmandu to Karnali province to report stories on climate change. But, before this, I rarely had an opportunity to experience flight.

AADESH SUBEDI, Jul 10 2019

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Long road ahead

Graduating SEE is only a step forward to achieving your goals in life. Many students have dreams and aspirations about their future and academic and professional career.

Jul 04 2019

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The path to the future

Aakarshan Neupane is looking forward to his higher studies after successfully completing his Secondary Education Exami-nations.

SHIKHA NEUPANE, Jul 04 2019

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How to fully enjoy college?

With SEE results out, you probably have already picked the subject you want to study and the college you want to enrol in. But college life is more than just about studying;

SHIKHA NEUPANE, Jul 04 2019

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Things to do while in college

After three months long break since your SEE examinations, you might feel the weight lifting off your shoulders.

Sweksha Karna, Jul 04 2019

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Making the hard choice

Every year, as soon as the Secondary Education Examinations results are out, it is the busiest time for the students and parents to look for new colleges.

Sweksha Karna, Jul 04 2019

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Do gender roles determine career paths for students?

When Ishan Mainali decided to study psychology for his A-levels, he was the only male student in the class.

Diya Rijal, Jul 04 2019

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Missing home

His grandmother knocked the door of his room and he woke upShe brought tea, chapati in his bed and he ateAs usual she brought his school uniform and he woreHe went to his school in proper time

DEV SINGH MALI, Jul 03 2019

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That bridge

That bridge I am standing onTrying to move, struggling to paceCame from a cold, dusty messBut, still lagging far away from the warm, shining space

Jenisha Shrestha, Jul 03 2019

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Future

‘The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.’-Eleanor Roosevelt Everyone in this world is unknown about the future.

Numa Rai, Jul 03 2019

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Perils of public transport

The eyes follow me as I leave and enter my house. They pry on me when I travel in public vehicles or move from one floor of my house to another, when I go to restaurants or bars. The eyes follow me everywhere.

Bibhuti Malla, Jul 03 2019

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