The Journey Called Life

Two beautiful moments in a couple’s life, captured as photographs by Vivekananth Gurumoorthy.

My Days

What does a person go through during his or her days of grandeur and gloom? Rajlakshmi Pillai writes a poem.

My Father

This is the story of Sivan, a young boy. Shreya Ramachandran spins a tale – one that when you start reading will make you think that the boy is sitting right next to you at times and taking you along, holding your hand, at others, as he tells you his story.

Hamid Sarathy

Many a time, car drivers have played a crucial role in the lives of their masters and vice-versa. Here is one such story – of a driver and his master, penned by P.R.Viswanathan.

Living Together

Bonding over food, living together and the entry of orthodox parents. Here’s a tale that is sure to make you smile. Story by Vani Viswanathan.

The Night

A bad day and a painful night – unanswered calls, longing for a friend. Here’s a story on friendship by Jenani Srikanth.

Spark – First Anniversary Issue, January 2011

We are really happy to present the January 2011 issue of Spark, which also happens to be a special issue to celebrate our first anniversary. Thank you for your support. Please click here to access links to the January 2011 issue on ISSUU, the e-reader or to download the issue as a pdf or to retrieve the link to access all January 2011 contribution as posts.

Celebrating Creativity and Creation

On this memorable occasion of our first anniversary, we are proud to present to you four creative visionaries – people who have, just like us, embarked on a journey to use their creative passion and their resultant ventures to bring joys to the lives of others and, in the process, have sought to derive the blissful pleasure that creativity and creation can bring to one’s own self. They are our celebrities of the month.

A Spark-ling Journey

Jeevanjyoti Chakraborty shares his experiences with Spark over the last one year. He dedicates this piece to the Spark editorial team. Read on.

Exploring Creativity – in a Different Light

Maheswaran Sathiamoorthy explores creativity in a different light.

The Nature and Nurture of Creativity

Finding your Element changes everything. Sundar Balasubramanian on the nature of creativity.

The Joy of Creation

What exactly does creativity mean in our lives? Is it something that is restricted only to the arts? P.R.Viswanathan shares some interesting thoughts on creativity and the joy of creation.

Exploring Creation – Architecture

Maheswaran explores creation through architecture. Check out the photographs.

On Humour and Inspiration: An Interview with The Cowgirl

A few bloggers are quietly taking the internet by storm – and they are doing it anonymously. The first in a series of interviews with anon bloggers, Vani Viswanathan introduces The Cowgirl.