The Little Girl

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who loved sunshine, the smiling flowers and vast sky. Every morning as she opened her bedroom window, she saw the sun painting the blue canvas with deep orange and yellow colours. As the colours spread deeper, she felt a strange sensation in her heart…..it was as…

A Birthday Gift

She made herself a cup of strong filter kapi and sat on the couch that faced the Bandra Bandstand. The cool breeze kissed her cheeks, making her even more relaxed. She carefully opened her new Sony Vaio laptop and searched for that song on Google.  The moment she found it, she hit the download button…

The Meeting

I rushed hurriedly towards the elevator after parking my car. I must have glanced at my watch for the twentieth time, just to be sure that I am on time for the meeting with the new Senior Manager of the Operations team. Just then I saw that the elevator was about to close. “Please wait”,…

A Note

I hugged him tightly and whispered in his ears, “Let’s get married” “I have a family”, he replied “So, who am I?” I asked “You are the fountain of love, in which I drench my weary soul. I don’t wish to bind this love in a relationship, for then it will become mortal”, he replied…

Impulsive Shopping

She couldn’t believe that she had grabbed a branded Red Dress for just Rs.500. She wore it and as she admired her curves, she noticed a small hole near the thigh. She was about to call the customer care, that’s when she saw the tiny words printed below the bill, ‘Exchange between 1-4pm *Conditions Apply’…

My Angel

‘May I come in?’ asked a feeble voice. ‘Ya come in.’ Savita replied. A cute girl in her early twenties entered the room. She sat on the chair in front of Savita.  ‘Doctor, here is my file, she said, handing over the file to Savita. That’s when Savita noticed the tattoo on her wrist. She…