Theatrical Times

It was his first day in college. Rajeev stepped in the campus. He looked around peeping between the space of his glasses perched on his nose. He had lived a sheltered life until now. It was only books he had for company since childhood. Being prim and proper was his motto and never had he … Continue reading Theatrical Times

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Wedding chills

  It was freezing. The girls were walking behind the bride. All dressed to ward off the cold breeze they held onto each other for warmth. The bride was dressed for her first look.  It was a new fad.  Yet she was shocked at what she had overheard earlier. The groom and his friends would … Continue reading Wedding chills

Cackle with glee

Always laugh while you can. It is cheap medicine. The quote stated. I wondered why do we have to remind ourselves with quotes around us to laugh. It doesn’t need effort but only reaction and imagination.  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ More often than not we tend to get busy during the day and generally do not take up … Continue reading Cackle with glee

Unreal bliss

He was tired. It had been a long day for him. His eyes were groggy from lack of sleep. She was over-enthusiastic and rhythmically tapped her feet. He had two left feet. The video-grapher was causing a commotion. He had gone through the moves as per instructions. The lush floral set had been installed for … Continue reading Unreal bliss

Do you have a PROBLEM?

146th Challenge Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers Week of 12-19 through 12-25-2017 Thank you Yinglan for the prompt!   It was time to close the museum. The keeper went on his routine checks. Finally Dino was left alone. He turned his face and looked aside. Syrus had begun running in the fields and meandering to … Continue reading Do you have a PROBLEM?

Why me?

 Its a wov post again! This is the list of blogs selected by Blogadda. †****************† The court was filled with spectators from various schools. It was an inter school badminton tournament today.  Racquets and shuttles, adorned the steps where parents sat to watch their game. Kids under various age groups had been selected for the … Continue reading Why me?

Mind matters

  Arpita looked up at her mom anguished. “But, why me,ma? Why does this always happen to me?” “You remember that day at your birthday party the way you had lived your life like there was no tomorrow”? Arpita’s face transformed magically in to a smile. She said, “Yes, how can I forget that day!” … Continue reading Mind matters

A second chance

    Christmas was nearing. It was celebration time. Last evening they had just decorated the Christmas tree according to his son’s requirement. Sanjeev was running against time. He had to rush to office but his kid of seven needed his attention. It was a parent teacher meeting today. He was generally so busy that … Continue reading A second chance

Made for each other

It was an exotic location they had  travelled for their honeymoon. The quixotic blue waters and the tranquility filled their mind. There was nothing that lacked the serene surroundings. ***** This was his second innings. He wanted to speak out his mind to her. Yet there was hesitation. He was determined not to ruin anything. … Continue reading Made for each other