Short Stories #17 Tears of Belief

Tears kept flowing down his cheeks, right to the back of his neck. He never used to get so emotional, at least not in broad day light and when people were around. Today however, for some reason, he cried incessantly. After feeling a bit embarrassed and verifying through the corner of his eye if anyone around noticed, he began to think why he got all … Continue reading Short Stories #17 Tears of Belief

Short Stories #14 Three Words

They knew it was coming, sooner or later. So they decided that they will take a call before she boards the flight. Two hours of continuous discussion, silence and tears finally put an end to their once beautiful relationship. She boarded 6E 412, he took an Uber. Both anxiously stared at their reflective phone screens to notice if the notification light turned green. She called … Continue reading Short Stories #14 Three Words

Short Stories #11 Stranger Beings – the other side

He was traveling to Jaipur when he came across a Stranger Things 2 meme on his Facebook feed. It made him realize how work has kept him away from everything he enjoyed doing. After all, this wasn’t how he was until a year back. He used to go out with friends, watch Netflix and spend most of his time after work with his lover. A … Continue reading Short Stories #11 Stranger Beings – the other side

Short Stories #10 Stranger Beings

Stranger Things 2 had come out on Netflix. It was exactly a year back when they watched the first season together, all episodes in one night. She remembers how they cozily lied on a single bed, his head on her shoulder, hers on his head. Tonight while watching the second season by herself, she missed him. For some reason, every time she missed him, she … Continue reading Short Stories #10 Stranger Beings

Feeding Techniques

”It’s only the courageous who can survive the food onslaught of a sick son’s mother” – Napoleon Bonaparte, forced fed during Malaria of 1796 AD. I got Dengue fever last week. Goes without saying that my mother was worried and super-active all through out. She ensured that I ate something in every two hours. She, with due consultation from aunties of my apartment, relatives, doctors and … Continue reading Feeding Techniques