Category: Fiction

Fiction, Life's Lessons

Caught in the Moment – Eby’s Embarrassment #atoz2020

It should have been obvious to him. What an idiot he had been thinking of doing something like this and expecting to not be caught. It had not been his idea entirely. His friends from school had literally handed over the CD to him and asked him to take it home for the weekend and …

Fiction

Daya’s Day #AtoZ2020

Daya’s day is a story written for the letter D in the AtoZ Challenge. It was morning already and no one had called yet. Were they planning a surprise for her? Had they forgotten that it was her birthday? Wanting to not feel upset on her birthday, she chose to believe that her friends were …

Fiction

Chitra’s Classes #AtoZ2020

Chitra’s classes is a story written for the letter C for April 2020 a to z   Almost a month had passed and she was getting tired of the boring classes and the unresponsive students. She wasn’t a bad teacher and all her past students would vouch for her, her course too was not boring …

Fiction

Bhadra’s Dilemma #AtoZ2020

Thud. Bhadra was startled at the loud noise and she opened her eyes to an empty bed. She wondered what the noise could be and rubbed her eyes still not fully awake. Days had been going like this now, she was not allowed to go out. Not even to school and that never happened. Her …

Fiction, Short Stories

Aparajith, Or Was He #AtoZ2020

This short story is written for the April A to Z. Today’s letter is A. Read on….  “You’re always on the computer or your phone Apar”, there was not one day Sheetal did not complain about his work schedules that kept him busy. He was the project manager in a software firm and his wife …

Fiction

This Fire

Tied and pulled, in all directions, Scores of candles left to light, Burning down, every moment, This fire, warmth to the candles, This fire, the all consuming one, Smiling, I shine on, When consumed, by this fire.

Fiction

Deceptive Baritone by Reshma Ranjan – Book Review

Deceptive Baritone  by Reshma Ranjan   BLURB Sitara Menon is eager to meet the man for whom she has been carrying the torch since her teenage years. She hopes to rekindle their love and romance. Giriraj Parapuram, one of the lead vocalists of the Benson Town Rock Band, considered music, their band and his friends …

Fiction

Book Review : Warlock by Vickram E Diwan

Warlock – The Book Warlock is the practitioner of the evilest & vilest form of Satanic black magic. He is also the first Westerner to master the deepest & darkest secrets of Vama Marga– the left-hand-tradition in the Indian Tantra. Payal Chatterjee is a drop-dead gorgeous Bengali actress, whose angelic beauty is matched with supreme …

Fiction

Thirteen Reasons Why Book Review

We all wake up and see the same world every day, yet we see the world differently – every one of us. Life is like that, days seemingly similar strung together on one thread, yet vastly different for each one of us. I wasn’t expecting much when I picked this book up to be the …