Our Recent writings
“La pila de, Sathi…” Ummm, what more does an old man want. A single malt in hand, on the rocks and the soft, mellifluous voice of Pankaj Udhas for company. As I settled into my throne, my favourite, soft, rocking sofa, I reached for some salted nuts kept on the...
I have been making plans. A few. Nothing much really. A trip to Switzerland. I have always wanted to go there. I think I have saved up enough for that. A few mails to some long lost friends. Catching up on a few books that I always thought I would read...
The Announcement She threw the unused pregnancy kit into the dustbin. Her stained hand showed they failed yet another month. Washing away the tears, Anika walked into the hall of their spacious apartment on the 10th floor. “What happened?” Her words were a whisper....
How much we fear death. Dr. Robert Edellman did what any man would do when a pistol was pointed to his temple. He yielded to my request in a desperate attempt to wriggle out of the grim reaper’s hands. We made an oddest of pair, Dr. Robert Edellman and I. Had we met...
The basement was dank and smelt of fear, a mixture of breath, sweat, and urine. It was too small for all of us to fit, my family of seven, a few servants and the Red Army soldiers. Earlier we had been ordered to prepare ourselves for yet another move. There was a...
Lilith knew the man was hers the minute he walked in. Her gray eyes caressed his chiseled features. The broad shoulders, tapered waist, and long legs reminded her of a scrumptious dessert. The bunch of pansies in his strong hands made her shiver with anticipation....
Criteria to join Claws Club
Club membership is open to all willing members from Room 8 who are able to meet the following criteria:
1. Must have been a member of the Inn for the recent 6 months.
2. Must possess two sole active Winner Cards from an open writing event(events open for everyone at Room 8) or events hosted exclusively for the Beaks Club.
Hold 3 active Python cards awarded by the Watchers of ArtoonsInn.
Hold one active Winner card(from an Open or Beaks Exclusive Writing Event) and 2 active Python cards.
Note: Open event for Claws Club entails UniK and Artales writing events only.
Criteria to retain Claws Club membership
1. Must be a member of the Inn.
2. A member has to keep gaining Python Cards (or) Winner cards from Open Writing Events to extend their membership. Note that with every card that you gain, you are renewing your membership by a period of four months and that the previous cards’ validity period is not added to the current one.
Note: A Winner card/Python card is considered valid(active) for 4 months from the date it was issued.
Note: Claws Members holding their membership continuously for a period of one year, receive an honorary certificate from ArtoonsInn.
Note: Claws Club members are not eligible to win in Feathers Club Exclusive Events.
Note: An ex-Claws Club member is not eligible to win in the events hosted exclusively for Feathers Club.