Goodbye, Dark Odour

Goodbye, Dark Odour

Sameera held the photographs tight in her sweaty palms as her trembling feet slowly moved towards her house. The bright sunny morning was taking away the terror of the dark, sleepless night. She reached her room, locked herself & finally let out a loud cry from...
Friends

Friends

Roohi was sitting alone in her hostel room glancing through the window. As she watched other students prepare for festivities tonight, her mind was busy shuffling through the images of her home, her mother setting up idols for evening prayer, her father making fancy...
Midnight Break

Midnight Break

“ Midnight on the bridge. Come alone.”  Six words were all I typed before pressing the Send button and then I switched off my phone. The Prelude So here I was, single and slogging away for an MNC that had the happy knack of conjuring up endless work for employees. I...
The Winner

The Winner

“Midnight, on the bridge. Come alone.” Raghu’s words kept ringing in Prakash’s head. He was restless the entire afternoon. He had not responded to Raghu then. Now he had to decide whether to go there or not. Prakash was all of eleven years but stood five feet...
A Fated Night

A Fated Night

“Dear Baba, I know it will be very difficult for you to accept but it is true that I cannot live without Feroz. I know six months is very less time to know a person, still, I believe Feroz is the person with whom I want to spend the rest of my life. I know being a...