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

Selective detonation, a short story

‘I will be late tonight, got an important meeting with clients’ shouts Rohit and leaves to office. ‘But today is Saturday and you promised to spend time with me’ murmurs his wife. His meeting extends for more than the expected timing. ‘You never care for me’ reads his wife’s message. ‘Its an issue from your side, we shall escalate the issue’ says the client. He … Continue reading Selective detonation, a short story