Category Archives: Stories

The Decoupled Couple!

The decoupled couple – that’s how I nicknamed them in my mind.   I have known them for years. They are my good friends. For all these years, I hated spending more than couple of hours with them. Recently, I was on … Continue reading

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My dad’s Superman!!!

  My dad’s Superman. I’ve always thought of my dad as Superman. But the day I said that aloud in the class I was greeted with ridicule. I remember rushing back to my seat teary-eyed. It was my first day … Continue reading

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My Little Parakeet

She was my little parakeet. That’s what comes to my mind every time I think of her. I met her on a train journey. I was going on a usual business trip and she, a student, on her way to visit … Continue reading

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Painted Nails…

Painted nails! That’s what has always been her fetish. Perhaps that’s how she added colour to her otherwise bland life.  She was young but alone. Had a job but monotonous.  Sometimes she thought of leaving the job but her limited means … Continue reading

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The Dark Angel’s Note

I’m the daughter of darkness. My sins are darker than my own skin color and this darkness goes deep beyond the skin. I was the darkness, which people found ugly and went extreme extends to avoid, until I vanished into … Continue reading

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The Story of My Best Friend, Me, and Our Friendship

The Story of My Best Friend, Me, and Our Friendship Okay! This is my story – the story about my best friend, me, and our friendship. My name is Tom and my best friend’s name is Jason. We are best … Continue reading

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Curls of Smoke

After sex, he slept off wrapping his arms around her. She kept still under his arm wrap, not wanting to disturb him. She slowly, turned her face to see his face. His face had a strange tranquility. It is not … Continue reading

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Manicure and Pedicure, the Best cure for Depression???

Ask a girl what is one of the simplest ways to fight depression. If the girl is smart enough she would say, “Go get yourself a manicure or a pedicure or better get both!”(Don’t you remember how Reese Witherspoon in … Continue reading

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Bangles Lost

                Months later she was fiddling through her bookshelf, her heart trying to take refuge somewhere in the pages of some book. Suddenly, from somewhere the bookshelf a glass bangle fell down on … Continue reading

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Share Auto

That morning I woke up with the dread that I have to battle one more day at office before I could claim the bliss of a weekend. I stretched myself one last time before getting out of the bed, with … Continue reading

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