He said I was lucky that I escaped, what he didn’t know was that day I lost something far more precious than money, I lost hope, I lost trust and I lost Love.
They admired her bright heena painted hands and colourful saree They winked and laughed asking, ‘How is the marriage treating you?’ But her heart bled with every laughter. She put up a smile but her eyes couldn’t lie, Could she really tell them how she felt? About how she dreaded the night? and worry about […]
Why is it necessary to fit in? Does having different likes mean you have to compromise?
Is mother’s day celebrated only by women who bear children or children who have a mother? Isn’t it a universal expression of motherly love?
She woke up to a busy household. She could sense the anticipation and anxiety. As she rubbed her eyes, she looked around for her mom and dad, but she couldn’t find them anywhere. Her granny called out to her, asking her to get ready. There was no cuddling, no kissing, just a quick instruction. Granny […]
“I want to be a boxer!” her 6-year-old girl exclaimed the moment they stepped out of the theater. She just smiled and said ‘Sure! Whatever you wish to be.’ They had just stepped out of the movie theater after watching ‘Mary Kom’ – A biopic about 5 time World Champion Indian boxer. Her daughter’s dreams […]
She stood in front on the mirror, gazing at her reflection. As she straightened her cap, she smiled. It wasn’t coy or shy. It was a happy and determined smile. This was the first step towards her goal. She knew it will be a long road and a difficult one at that, but she knew […]
A new mini story about the small acts of courage in daily life
She touched his calm face. It was still childlike. She had always been proud of her son, a boy who was simple, sensitive and well educated. Father of the brides will make a beeline for your son, her relatives had teased her and she had just smiled. Today, dressed in full wedding attire he was […]
Seema looked into the mirror for one last time “Well that’s as much corporate as I ever will be!” Just as she picked up her cell to call Amrita, she walked into the room and yelled, “Oh my gosh! Are we supposed to dress all prim and proper? I look like I am going for […]