Night halt at Shimla

“I don’t want to drive today, yaar! I just want to relax. Please , you take the lead”, I announced , as I lazed back in the backseat of the car. Mohit, my friend made a grumpy face and took to the steering wheel. He knew me well to understand that changing my mind was…

Broken Pieces

She opened the trunk and reached out for the green saree. Nalini somehow loved the colour green . It made her feel peaceful. But then suddenly she thought of him ! Nabin loved maroon . She never liked it but if Nabin liked it , then she loved it . This was her philosophy in…

Don’t forget me!

They all sat in different corners of the house, their faces glued to their mobile screens. The serious expression on each of their faces was all very palpable. Is there an examination coming up? Well, how can that be? I have not heard any discussion regarding the same from even the little one ! They…

When we met…again!(100 words story)

I lay on the bed and slowly opened my eyes. It was all blur. The green curtains of the window made me recall that I was in the hospital. “He is out of danger now.” announced the doctor. I saw him stand in front of me. My elder brother! We had not spoken for last…

The Traffic Signal – 100 words story

The traffic light turned red and my car came to a halt at the signal. Knock, knock. I lowered the glass pane.  She stood there with a pregnant belly, in tattered clothes and carried another child in her arms.  She showed me the colorful handmade small teddy bears.  Please buy for your child. She pleaded…

The Platform – 100 Words Story

I am on cloud nine today! She finally did it! I stood up and clapped as hard as I could, while Seemi received her Doctorate Certificate on the stage. “Look at the widow’s husband!! Why is he so happy? Show offs !!” I heard some whispers. I clapped harder. Widow, huh… when I am her…

Pizza Party – 100 words Story

The doorbell rang and I rushed to open it. “Hello, my Gudia how are you? It’s been so long! And look what I got for you!!” There it was! A pizza! Size, large! “Ohh, today you want to taste  Pizza! Tomorrow you want to visit Italy!! What are you? A princess!! Your father works in…

Without you , with you…

She went into the shower and closed the door. She undressed herself completely and stood under the shower, in her own skin. She looked at her own body. She was just like everyone else unlike her own life that seemed so different. The warm water fell on her skin and she closed her eyes. She…

You are me now ! (A flash fiction)

She came home! She had never imagined. It was like a dream for her to enter the verandah and walk into her own house that she had left only to spend time away for so long. It felt like yesterday when she used to wake up to a warm snuggle, a forehead kiss, and then…

Face Off (A Micro-tale-200 Words Story)

The meeting got postponed beyond office hours !! It was irritating to glance through the graphs.Same story ….every month… every quarter! I dialed up Anu, thinking this, while stepping out of the office . Ohhh …It’s her extra classes day at the institute ! I miss her so much today . I don’t want to…