My Grandfather

I do not remember his face. But my mom says he was very happy when I was born. And that when I was 2 or 3 years old, he would take me around on his shoulder. We have two photos of him. In one photo, he is sitting in his army dress along with other […]

Visceral  

Daily Prompt Visceral   Somewhere, till this moment, I had a little hope in my heart. Hope that she’d say yes. Hope that she’d, someday, become part of my life. That hope died the very second she cut the phone. She respected me. But she didn’t love me. I was in tears. My heart was […]

Ooze

Daily Prompt Ooze Did you heard the cry? My cousin asked. She was smiling. But I was nervous. I hadn’t heard any cry. I was just lost somewhere, thinking about Pratima. Someone cried again. And I heard that cry this time. And for a second, I didn’t believe that I heard something. Pratima was in […]

I’m not angry these days

I’m not angry right now. And I wasn’t angry yesterday or day before yesterday. I think I’m having some angry-less days these days. Not bad. But, I do get Angry. I get angry when I see people talking endlessly without having any idea of what they’re talking about, and that the other person is simply […]

Blank

Some days, I feel like my life is nothing but a Blank paper – which doesn’t have anything awesome on it. Some days, I feel this blankness deep within – and this blankness makes me gasping for air, makes me think what the hell I’ve done with my life, and that no matter what I […]