Excerpt from a Letter- #WDYS

Image- Sadje Dear Ramya, Coming back to town after two decades should have felt like a warm embrace, instead it feels strange. The same buildings and grounds now sport new faces, such strange tones and foreign smells... Standing at your favourite spot near the pier, the familiar rushing sounds of the waves led me down... Continue Reading →

1 Min Fiction #7

She loved sunsets.The splash of pink and orange painted across sky, the cool breeze, the tiny ripples in the usually calm waters. A whine drew his attention down to his companion. Sitting on his haunches, Sam patted him and whispered, "Yeah, I miss her too" Written for Cyranny's "One Minute Fiction" challenge.What is it? Each... Continue Reading →

The Blind Date

Written for MLMM's Wordle #209 Élan- dash; Asunder- into separate parts; in or into piecesOddity- an odd or remarkably unusual person, thing, or event.MurmurThighsStrokeConfessPistolLipstickHugWinkFollow Other prompts: #FOWC- Dumbfounded; #RDP- Serious; #3TC- Rivalry, Blood & Gain; #YDWP- Onus Image- Matthieu at Unsplash "Are you serious, Rishi?" Sameer admonished, exasperated with his friend as he ignored his advice for... Continue Reading →

1 Min Fiction #3

Manik sat before the departure gate 3 at the domestic terminal, texting his friend. Dude, it's so weird. Like all the seats are empty next to me here & behind me too. Kinda spooky with so few people in such a big waiting area. Yeah, people are scared to travel, man. You're quite brave to... Continue Reading →

Poetic, you say?

Photo by Brooke Lewis on Pexels.com Let me tell you a tale, so that you can understand my metrophobia. 'What's that, you say?' It's the irrational fear of poetry. Oh, others may think I'm an unreliable narrator. But what do they know? It's my tale... Now, where was I? It had all begun with Disha's... Continue Reading →

Older and Wiser

"Been fifteen years since graduation, but we're finally vacationing at a beach," Cal joked as the four friends stood watching the sunrise. "Oh my! We'd made so many plans," Susan chuckled as she listed them. "Partying all night, getting high and drunk at the same time, skinny dipping-" "-I wanted to try a threesome." Nathan... Continue Reading →

Change of Choice- 100WW

Two friends met after ages. "Let's hit the Red Dragon Inn, for old times sake. What say?" Steve suggested. They'd created some good memories there. After they'd drifted apart, circumstances had changed Bill. But good old Steve was still the same, planning to get drunk at 10 am. Besides, alcohol and medicines didn't mix well.... Continue Reading →

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