Hope

Rita spent most of her time taking care of her two children. She had a past of drug addiction and with great difficulties, with the intension of being a better mother, she quit  drugs. Her boyfriend was also a drug addict but was not able to quit. He used to visit home once in week as he was afraid of harming his children. It was … Continue reading Hope

Woollen Socks, a short story

Juan moved to a new city in search of a job. She shared her apartment with Simi who was working as a journalist. Juan spent her early mornings in a cafeteria located just beneath the apartment. One morning Juan saw an old lady knitting woollen socks, the size of socks was rather big. Juan asked her ‘It’s beautiful! for whom are you knitting the socks?’. She smiled … Continue reading Woollen Socks, a short story

Peace of mind

Everyone has a bunch of thoughts, but its amazing how we tend to choose a thought over the other, maybe good or bad. Something that I learnt from ragpickers, in a dustbin full of waste they pick only things that are useful. Similarly, I could compare mind to a dustbin. Dustbin is full of garbage, so is our mind, which has to be cleaned regularly by us. In … Continue reading Peace of mind