Category: Life’s Lessons

Life's Lessons

I Am The One Who Loves More

  (Continued from Arti, Bindu, Chanchal I am attempting to retell the story of three friends and their relationships changed with time. Do let me know what you think about these characters, do you think they are justified in what they say? and do?) “Stop it yaar Arti.” Bindu got up to leave. “Okay okay.. I will …

Life's Lessons

Virus Happened

  (A tale of three people, studying in the same institution, how their relationships evolve and dissolve. This is part 3, it began here at part 1)   “It is the time for her to study, and all she does is sit with her gang and teach them. As long as she learns, it’s fine. …

Life's Lessons

Why Were People Against Her Friendship

  (Continued from Arti, Bindu, Chanchal I am attempting to retell the story of three friends and their relationships changed with time. Do let me know what you think about these characters, do you think they are justified in what they say? and do?)   Time passed, Bindu somehow managed to handle both the people …

Life's Lessons

Arti, Bindu, Chanchal

  Arti and Bindu lived in rooms at the opposite ends of the main corridor that ran along the first floor of their hostel. They got along really well. It felt like something clicked when they met. Time seemed to stand still for Arti and she was really happy on getting Bindu as her friend. …

Contest, Fiction, Life's Lessons, Thoughts, Writing

Paru’s Umwelt

This post was submitted for a contest at 1HundredWorks. If you like this story, please vote for me by liking/sharing/commenting/tweeting on my story over at their site. Cheers 🙂 Paru’s Umwelt The day had begun like always. There was nothing different in the sunrise today and the sunrise yesterday – Paru slept late as usual …

Causes, Fiction, Life's Lessons, Thoughts

From Yesterday to Today, the Story of Hope

The master of ceremonies invites Mr. Ansh Kiran, the recipient of the prestigious Golden Citizen Award, to give a speech of acknowledgement. “I accept this honour you bestow upon me, and dedicate it to my bhayya, Kiran. You must be surprised to note that I called you bhayya – my elder brother. I have always …

Causes, Fiction, Life's Lessons

Beautiful Eyes

They waited anxiously for little Pia to open her eyes. The gorgeous black eyes that once belonged to their darling would now open the world of sights to another beautiful soul. The initial shock over their only daughter’s untimely death had been too much, but her last wish, to donate her eyes, had made them feel …

Life's Lessons, Weirdness

Why I Write?

Sharing some quotes on writing, before I proceed to my story: “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”  ― Maya Angelou “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”  ― Toni Morrison “We write to taste life twice, in the …