#the diary


I was strolling across the narrow by-lanes of Central Kolkata which are dotted with abundant bookstores on both sides of the road. I was heading towards a particular shop. I was warmly greeted by the shop owner since I was quite regular over there. I have a fetish for old books and personal diaries. It often sounds quite awkward for many people, but I do believe that these books and diaries are the clandestine treasure…