His fears of being not accepted

His fears of being not accepted

                            A few couple of eyes were scanning me except his. I offered him tea. While he took the cup his, briefly, eyes met mine but only to look away. A good looking, well-educated, high earning man was seated in front of me but seemed uneasy for...
I need some time, Mom

I need some time, Mom

“I need some time mom. Please allow me to think and persuade myself” requested Reshma. “You better do it fast. There is no time for your silly excuses.” And she slammed the door behind her. Standing near the window and complimenting the dusking beauty of nature, she...
Been Here Before

Been Here Before

He’s been here before. I’ve been here before. I recognize those eyes, flickering stop signs at anyone who steps within a few feet of him. He was so beautiful, no one dared come talk to him. The mirror said it was a good day. I chose it over another bottle of whisky...
The Unhitched Matrimony

The Unhitched Matrimony

“Let’s keep the lights on today, darling.” “No!” I almost screamed, then somehow controlled. Taking a deep breath, I tried to sound as sweet as possible, “Please dear, you know I don’t feel right with the lights on.” “But, I want to see your face while making love....
The Pole

The Pole

“Nani…” I called out laying on bed in college hostel. Nani,who looked like a paragon of beauty, was my room mate.I fondly called him ‘Nani’ when others in college mocked him as “Mai” for his womanish style  of walking and talking. The very word enraged him. But...
Taruna, Waiting for that moment

Taruna, Waiting for that moment

Writer notes: Story of Tarun, tagging to the phase, Assuming that others won’t understand. Some are confident and some lead a confidential life. The later are worried about facing the family and society to live their Pride. And this is my dedication to them. Few Word...