Till We Met Again

Lush melodies drew her to the door of the lounge, the friendly smiles enticed her inside. Once upon a time, these very faces had sniffed in disdain and snubbed her in the politest way possible. After all, disagreeable public behaviour was so gauche. "Lady Laureline, it's a pleasure to have you here." "My dear, how... Continue Reading →

The Touch

She'd come to the park for some peace and respite from the relentless memories haunting her. The fresh air and greenery should have cleared her mind, instead it just further burdened her. These benches reminded her of her dress that day, red with yellow polka dots. A happy five year old, excited for her uncle's... Continue Reading →

Of Arts and Minds

Finally the kids were settled in the living room, sitting on the rug with their paints and pads. Who knew that babysitting four kids could be so taxing? If not for the pocket-money she needed to buy a new phone.. Speaking of phones, Angie took out mobile as she sprawled on the sofa, intending to... Continue Reading →

Red Light at Night

Image- unsplash After sunset, the bustling streets of the market transformed into the affairs of dark desire- the dutiful & virtuous paving the way for the immoral vices. She stood on the mouth of the alley, away from the red glow of nightlights. I've gotta take on a big client today. Or more, she calculated,... Continue Reading →

Reflections- #writephoto

Gokul squatted next to his field, wearing a dirty lungi and a torn vest. This summer had been a harsh one but there was still some hope for the late monsoon rains. He'd worked in the fields since he was old enough to sprinkle seeds, walking beside his father as he ploughed the Sarpanch's fields.... Continue Reading →

Just Like Me

Photo by Tuur Tisseghem on Pexels.com This week, the theme for Eugi's Weekly Prompt was 'Neighbours' and as I sat pondered over a story or maybe a poem... I decided to write about my own experience with our national neighbours. Whether consciously or sub-consciously, almost every person who grew up in this nation, was at... Continue Reading →

Sorry Surprise!

Mindlovemisery's Menagerie hosts the Wordle #199. discovereyebrowrubupfearvillagesingercrosswalkcandlesoundwhelve- to turn (as a dish or vessel) upside down usually to cover somethingbalter- to dance or tread clumsily Image- Adi Goldstein @ Unsplash Rayna entered her apartment after a tiring day at work. Some days just seemed to go on forever, she grumbled internally as she divested herself... Continue Reading →

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