Author: Anjishnu Roy (Anjishnu Roy)

In Seville, Messi becomes art, once again
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In Seville, Messi becomes art, once again

How do you quantify someone like Lionel Messi? Popular culture has a very frequent tendency of reducing people to numbers. You reading this piece right now are probably your age, your height, your weight, your financial status, the number of social connections you can make and retain yearly and your chances of extending your family line. You are...

Frenkie de Jong and a testament to minimalism
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Frenkie de Jong and a testament to minimalism

Frenkie de Jong has made his long-awaited move to FC Barcelona. This piece elaborates exactly why world football is hyped about the next big thing to come out from AFC Ajax’s roster. Why was the iPod so successful? I stumbled across this question while researching for this piece. The iPod shuffle was launched in 2005 and...

Of Football and Time: The tale of two geniuses
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Of Football and Time: The tale of two geniuses

It was late 2012. My Dad had just returned from a three-month-long service away from home as an Inspector in the police department. His job often required him to be months away from home, and every time he returned, I used to longingly wait for him. This particular instance, however, he returned with a gift. It...