Zest for Life

Sushma was feeling confident as she walked in the office. She had nothing to lose and this was a chance she didn’t want to miss. By noon, she came out of the office with an offer letter clutched in her hand and a zeal for life. She reflected at the time in life when she […]

Youthful – Age is just a number

Amar was up before dawn Setting his tripod and waiting with bathed breath He wished to shoot the valley as the first rays of sun kissed them By the time, he was half way through setting up his equipment, His frequently irregular apprentice hobbled in, blabbering excuses Amar gestured the apprentice to be quiet and […]

Wonderful

  I was tired but eager. The whole process had been draining both physically and emotionally to say the least and once, I was awash with a wonderful sense of anticipation. Just after the delivery while you were being cleaned, checked and fed, I hardly had a chance to take a glimpse of you. I […]

Upset over not having your way

Annika was upset. She was always upset when she had to return. She always cried and threw a tantrum in a futile attempt to postpone her return. She was getting her way this time and she was going to put up a great act, Annika thought determined. She sat in a huff at the end […]

Reluctant Leader

She wore a crisp white shirt and a pencil skirt. Her hair had been tied into a tight ponytail. She checked the time. She was ready early. The newspaper on the table caught her attention. The youngest and the most promising CEO of the billion dollar empire will meet with the shareholders today, it read. […]

Delight – What delights a toddler?

She was a toddler, the princess of her house She was surrounded by expensive toys and beautiful clothes, Her room had numerous soft toys and her own set of accessories. She was the most precious thing around But these things didn’t interest her She didn’t enjoy being with them The clinking glass bangles in her […]