Category: Stories

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“Tea at seven?”

  Everything was perfect. I was sitting in the college canteen. The radio was playing our favourite song. Raju’s special tea had just arrived on my table, its fumes clouding the lenses of my … Read more…

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Glass Pieces

  Meri zindagi khuli kitaab hain Koi padhke dekhe toh kabhi Kaanch ke kuch khwaab hain Jo toot ke bikhre hain yahin Main to raaston pe chal pada Jo ajnabee se the kabhi Sare … Read more…

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The Distant Voice

Artist: Amena Malik I am standing on wet grass… There are people around me but I cannot see anyone. I can only hear voices. Rejoicing voices they are. Everyone is excited about something, but … Read more…

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Abandoned.

Ankit hates my habit of taking up night duties. He is always found scolding me for some thing or the other. “Why do you choose night duties?” “Why only YOU have to go as … Read more…

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Autumn and Winter

Autumn A proof that Something as dead as A wilted leaf Can celebrate life With its bright orange and yellow For, every fallen leaf Sacrifices his life And love; So that the tree can … Read more…

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Stringed together

  I can’t believe I am getting married in a couple of days. More so, I am getting married ‘the Indian way’! The whole big fat Indian set up is actually choking me up! … Read more…

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Confinement

  Something weird happened today. Something that had not happened in three long years. As I reached my usual place, I found a girl sitting there. She was staring at the sea with a … Read more…