Short Stories #16 The Marriage Runner

I was ready in my favourite golden-yellow blazer, black trousers, pointed brown shoes and a perfect matching bow. Little did I know that getting ready on time for mama’s (mother’s brother) wedding was going to take me to at least 20 rooms in the hotel where the accommodation was arranged. “Rishabh, go ask aunt Chitra how much time she will take to get ready”, came … Continue reading Short Stories #16 The Marriage Runner

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 #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

Dating a Mallu chic for Dummies

My life has been enlightened since I met this beautiful Mallu chic, however this does not come without its own set of pitfalls. Read on to find out what they are: Disclaimer: All the views expressed below are derived from my own experience. Try them at home at your own expense. She is a confused Indian: Is she from a forbidden country in the Middle … Continue reading Dating a Mallu chic for Dummies