Room ‘Valley View’

Room ‘Valley View’

“Hello, Mr. Anand? I saw your listing. I have a place.” When I reached, Jenny was taking her class. My heart skipped a beat. I was expecting to greet an old lady.  ‘’I teach them here. They come from adjoining villages and leave by 4, but tonight they’ll stay. The sky...
The Ride 

The Ride 

Ma hollered from the kitchen. “Bunty, Bunty!!! Are you deaf?” She was at the door, furious, her nose red with anger, almost like the button on the teddy’s nose. Or maybe, she was crying again in the kitchen, trying to hide her tears, behind her anger. She is not...
Balcony

Balcony

Something will fall and break!  Smita hollered at her five- year old son who was bouncing his rubber ball in the living room, while she was lounging on the sofa, running her fingers on the phone. A message popped: ‘Hey Simi, we are planning a kitty lunch on Friday,...