writingwednesdays Once upon a time, there lived six blind men in a village. One day the villagers told them, “Hey, there is an elephant in the village today.” They had no idea what an elephant is. They decided, “Even though we would not be able to see it, let us go and feel it … Read more
This is The 23rd Girl Book Review 23 is a number I like. Not obsessed, but more or less a number that I like because 23 also happens to be my date of birth. So when WriteTrbe was offering a chance to review The 23rd Girl, I decided to grab the chance. The book … Read more
Dear Too Scared To Live Me, Need I ask how you are? You feel so much pain, you want to quit. Trust me I can see you, feel you, perhaps more than you do now. Even when tears blind you, you will say you are doing well and flash me your brilliant smile. You see … 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
They were all set to move into their new apartment, with the boxes sealed and the bags packed.Â There was nothing wrong with the house as such, lovely neighbours; perfect ambience for children and very ideally located in the city close to all the amenities a normal family of three would require. Trouble started brewing … Read more
For days they had been practicing and he was getting better day by day. She now knew how long his steps were and how desperate he was to improve. Over the course of the week she could predict where he would plant his feet almost as if by instinct. Kahin tho hogi wo was playing … Read more
Sudha walked up to the board and changed the ‘thought of the day’ on the blackboard….
Divya who grew up hearing the tales of a hundred-room house rich in the tapestry of memories and hidden secrets, a dark, forbidding place, rumoured to be haunted by a vengeful Yakshi takes her husband to her ancestral village in rural Kerala in the hopes of saving their marriage which was on the rocks following the advice of a relationship expert.
Did you read Meena’s post on her earliest memory? Being the notoriously impish person she is, she surely would have interestingly spicy tales to share with us. When we (we as in a group of blogger friends) were discussing about sharing our earliest memory on our blogs, I assumed I could whip up posts … Read more