Stories

  • Entering The Dark
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    A few streaks of light emanating from the moon, entering the dark and somber room alighted on my face as I sat at my usual corner, the corner which has been my bed since the past seven months. I was probably the only one awake at this hour of the night while the rest of […]

  • Excerpt from a book I will never write.
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    I watched him as the life of sand escaped his fingers. He seemed to be soliciting in the back of his mind. I called out his name once. Twice. Wondered if the sand leaving his fingers knew what it was passing through, the fingers that were bound by a salad of love and distress, touching […]

  • Last Leaf
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    Everyday seemed like a new hope, a new dream, a new adventure but it wasn’t! I never lived a life of happiness. Everybody was living but I kept dreaming. Dreaming about a single desire. It almost had only branches. I had a mind-made time table which helped me in getting up early. After cleaning the […]

  • It all Happened in a Prison Cell
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    The sun was up, I could hear the voices of children laughing, playing and dancing. Some were crying because they were losing money, some were playing football. Everybody seemed energetic. I could hear the voices of women, girls soaking in sun, sitting on those mats with their husbands. The waves kept coming and the kids […]

  • Not Every Puzzle Is Meant To Be Solved
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    You want to know her, understand her thoughts but she seems like a book full of puzzles, doesn’t she? The closer you think you have come to solving her, the farther you get from deciphering her. The harder you try, the more you become tangled in her shades, just like while trying to untie the […]

  • The Wedding Bells
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    It was still dawn when I stepped out of the cab and walked towards the entry gate of the Delhi airport. The early morning air of February was pleasantly cold. I was travelling to Bengaluru to attend a college friend’s wedding. It had been four years since we graduated from the same college. This wedding […]

  • Void
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    Strange want of unfolding tattered stories of my life, as I am, redirected to another and another part, ultimately ending into an unlimited loop.I sat there, staring at the vastness of great skies, recalling all the occurrences of my life, (surely nothing to cherish) in no particular order. They were arriving through the slots of […]

  • Without You Our Garden Will Be Empty
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    Whenever a loved one leaves, their memory eats away your heart. The air around you becomes so dense that the memories within it start to choke you. In the silence you hear their voices whispering around your ears. You hear the voices of the history inscribed on the decaying pages of your wit. Just like […]

  • A Fly
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    Finally its the day when I am waiting outside the operation theatre, sitting on the last corner of that bench, dying to hear that first cry, Oh she is my angel, my baby angel. 9 months of excitement finally ending into the biggest celebration. All I wanted is her. Its the evening time, Meera hugged […]

  • Story of Those Eyes
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    Those are the eyes that once radiated warmth, pleasure, happiness. Those are the ones that laughed when her brother tickled her. Those are the ones that cried whiles watching an emotional movie. Those are the ones which worried when her father came home tired. Those are the ones which twinkled seeing a bar of chocolate. But […]

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Someday If You Don’t Find Me
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Someday if you don’t find me, Look for me in silence.. I may not have lost, But may have merged in it.. Look for me where my words fly, Somewhere under a starry sky.. Somewhere where dreams are believed to come true, Where there’s no trap and my soul is set free.. Look for me […]

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