It's a beautiful evening with my hair blowing in wind. I feel sun-kissed! Barefoot, I walk on the sand. I feel the tickle in my feet! Putting some sunscreen, I lie down on sand. I feel at peace with myself! Hearing children giggle, I smile. I feel suspicious! Oops! Something heavy fell on my legs. Its … Continue reading Motherhood
I took the liberty of being candid with her, leading to a fight. Neither can I accept my fault nor can I easily forgive her. I wished I was not egoistic. An inexpressible pain, a feeling of being squeezed from within. Shall I tell her, how hurt I am? what if she thinks am weak … Continue reading Ego
Anchan in her teen age, was told that a black cat crossing the path would bring bad luck. She did not believe it until she experienced the same. She was travelling with her parents in a car, when a black cat crossed the road. Her superstitious grandmother warned her son who was driving, to return … Continue reading A black cat, short story
She tamed her mind not to fall in love again. Trust not what you see, lay not your hand on the rose again, said her mind. But little did she know, that mind is a monkey, playing a game. He bowed his knees and asked her hand. What are you waiting for, said her silly … Continue reading Mind is a monkey
I came across this small flowering plant growing on a tree stump. This truely had a positive impression on me. I could see a new life growing on a cut down tree. No matter how broken you are, you can rise again beautifully!
'I saw you with her, don't lie to me, how can you bring her home?' cried Ritu. 'Look dear! I don't have an affair and I did not get anyone home, you just need a reason to shout at me' said her husband, Rahul. Ritu and Rahul were married for 6 years now. Ritu was so … Continue reading My husband’s girlfriend, a short story
Daily prompt- Precipice Seema and her family are going on a short vacation to Grand Canyon. Her husband is packing lunch for the trip. She is dressing up her 4 year old child and has to feed her newborn. She is done with packing and looking forward to a wonderful vacation. A most awaited short trip. … Continue reading Precipice- Anxiety, a short story