The old man woke up with a start. He looked around groggily and squinted as his eyes settled on the cloudy sky above. A droplet of rain landed on his forehead. He brushed it off and sat up. The little puppy that had been sleeping beside […]
Pranita is a learning and development professional with 10 years of experience in the industry and academia. She discovered her passion for writing when she started sharing
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Working mothers – they cannot have it all. They have to choose, between their careers and the time they devote to their kids. So does that make them bad mothers? To have an aspiration for professional growth? To strive in a job that in the long run is […]
“Thank you, guys, for coming in at such a short notice!” The Earth said as she addressed everyone present. “You said the matter was urgent. As family we had to” Venus said and rest nodded in agreement “What is Pluto doing here?” “News for you Mars, I have […]
The title of the story above is giving away my identity already, but for the uninitiated, I am what the layman calls Kanoon ka Hathoda. I am the ceremonial mallet commonly made of hardwood and typically fashioned with a handle. I am used in the courts of law […]
Thorayur, a small village in Pollachi district. Although now well known for nefarious reasons, Pollachi is often known as the “Coconut Capital” of Tamilnadu. Thorayur is a quaint little village situated therein. Situated about 600 kms away from the state capital of Chennai, the village has coconut plantations […]
They had named her Anuya, born to Anup and Priya. The had prayed for having her for a long time of 14 years. Anup and Priya were elated. All these years, it was the only thing they had wanted so badly, to embrace parenthood. They tried everything – […]