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Manoj Paprikar

Manoj Paprikar is a doctor by profession, a gynaecologist. He is an avid trekker, traveller, reader and a writer. He has a blog and has published a book.
He plays Table Tennis and loves playing guitar.

TIME WARP 3/5 (3)

Andromeda Galaxy, Planet Geopolis, A.D. 3050 Geopolis is the present abode of mankind. One of the seven planetary colonies, after the annihilation of Earth in 2300 A.D. The great nuclear wars between the various colonies of mankind finally brought down the planet by incessant nuking. The atmosphere vanished […]

BREAK FREE 3.17/5 (3)

Victor walked up to the clinic of the Psychiatrist with an abnormal gait. Dr. Mayank observed every movement of his with an intense gaze. He offered him a seat. He had asked his parents to wait in the lobby. His first interview as a protocol was always personal. […]


He knew the very second their eyes locked that she desired him. And that she was his type, the adventurous one. No, they had never met before, never knew of each other’s existence until now. He crossed the whole length of the sprawling lobby, looking at her, smiling […]

Cassini: The Homestead 5/5 (1)

“Ray, I have never doubted your judgment. But, I am begging to differ today. Religion is an important part of human life. You cannot just obliterate it from the new world!” “Prof. Rhel, I understand your concern but, believe me, it is for the greater good. Look, how […]

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  It was one o’clock in the afternoon and it was getting sweltering hot in the bylanes of Katmandu. The summer was at its peak. Gagan and Varun were famished and were looking for a place to have their lunch after drifting through the markets all through the […]

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Tashi woke up freezing on Sunday morning at five o’clock. He was supposed to be sleeping today till seven. It was a holiday in the Padum gompa. His home for the last seven years. He watched the sun rise over the Zanskar range and the mountains turn golden […]