Tara kissed her lovingly and took in her features, getting a closer look at her. Her face was round, she had strawberry lips, a V-shaped chin and her heart stopped beating for a moment. The baby opened her piercing blue eyes and stared at her mother. Those brilliant blue eyes reminded Tara of someone…. No! I should not think about him!
It was a gift, not earned, but a surprise. It had come out of the blue, when she turned to look behind to see who had called her. A sharp pain, lots of blood and a hospital visit later, she realized she had been given a gift that would last her a lifetime – … Read more
Innocent friendship, incessant chatter, constant laughter – that had always been the way they were. Years went by, times changed, people changed; but not their bond. Of all the gifts, this pebble from one of his swimming expeditions was her favourite. She’d preserved it for so many years, it reminded her of them. … Read more
She had screamed and hollered at her mom. She had said a lot of not so nice things. She had thought this bottle would make her feel good and that it would state to the world that she was to make her life decisions henceforth. But nothing happened. This stupid bottle of black nail … Read more
She had been wanting to get a tattoo done for many years now, but she was certain she wanted something that would mean something highly to her. Her journey, her evolution and the state she was in now, she had finally understood that only one thing could depict that perfectly. A bright blue morpho … Read more
Surprised at the ajar door, he sneaked in post ensuring that the lights were off and everyone was probably asleep, tip-toeing inside the house not to make any noise, the lights went on exposing his masked face and the gunny bag on his back as the crowd hollered out â€˜Surpriseâ€¦. Happy Birthdayâ€¦â€™! Surprise indeed twas. … Read more
She was fed up with him; always irritating her and taunting and teasing her for anything and everything she did. She tried very hard not to dislike him and always maintained her cool around him even when he got on her nerves. Little did she know that he was covering up his true feelings for … Read more
Thud!! Noisily, she fell down again. In the darkness, he smiled. â€œNext time you try that, I will sleep on the other bed. You sleep here all alone hugging that cold pillow.â€ Oh he was a prankster, who did this all the time, but she loved her little brother too much and indulged him … Read more