Jed woke up that morning with a feeling of exhilaration and dread. Normally, he was the kind of person who lay in, banged the off button on his alarm clock, enjoyed the delicious comfort of his blanket, till finally when time and fate could no longer be denied, […]
Ashwin Ahmad is a fond practioner of the art of make believe. Facts are so much better when embellished with a heady dose of fiction.
The Face The face did not come every night. Sometimes it would let him sleep and make him feel that it had been a bad dream. But no sooner did he start thinking that he was free it would creep up slowly the next night, peeling back the […]
CHAPTER 1 I am sick to death of this plastic world that I inhabit. Granted, the pay is not bad and everywhere I see beautiful people which I love. I love beautiful, rich people and the casual easy confidence that they have as they strut through security to […]
He was waiting on the other side of the bridge as I walked carefully towards him. It was midnight, a time when I should have been talking sweet nothings to my little ones, kissing my wife of 20 years, before going to bed. It was not a time […]
Falling in love is something I just don’t do. I have seen you all, babbling, mindless, fools – looking for yourself in the other, claiming that she or he is The One! The One? What does that mean – The One? Are you saying that Love is a […]
I always felt as if you were judging me mama, the pupils of your eyes following me like hissing snakes across the room. You said nothing but I knew exactly what you were thinking each time – I could have done something, anything; I could have protected him; […]