Under The Grey Skies

The blue skies were now almost dark grey with all the clouds that had gathered. It looked like another rainy day. He cursed under his breath for having worn his new pointed formal shoes. She’d had a particularly bad day in office, like she had got out of the wrong side of the bed.

Light At The End of The Road

This post has been published by me as a part of Blog-a-Ton 55; the fifty-fifth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. In association with ​Rashmi Kumar, the author of Hooked, Lined and Single and Jyoti Arora, the author of Lemon Girl.    The rain pelted the aluminium sheet … Read more

How I Missed My Train

He literally plucked my heart out and walked all over the broken pieces and trampled my feelings. That day, for the first time in my life, I missed my train.

I Wish

I wish I could remember. Those conversations, those fights. I wish.

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. … Read more

How Can You Forget?!

  She woke up in the dead of the night, startled at the ‘clink’ in the house that was empty but for her. In spite of the cold in the room, she felt thirsty. Reaching out to the jug of the water she was habitual of having in the bedroom, the lightness of it surprised … Read more

Smile

  The flip side of the monsoon, which by the way is my favourite season, is that it gets people to think a lot, and they think up the most unhappy things about themselves. Even when told that they are better than they give credit to themselves for, they just don’t want to believe you. … Read more

Haiku #1 – Monsoon

  Thundering Skies Tall Swaying Coconut Palms Broken Lonely Heart PS: This is my first attempt at Haiku, a style I have consciously kept myself away from as I felt that I could never do justice to it. If there are any mistakes, please do point out, I’d love to learn but please be a … Read more

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