The Anticipated Touch

I went to meet him, talk it all out and get it over with but things took a different turn. He is making me recline on a chair and fixes me a long hard gaze; I am melting under his eyes. He starts fiddling with my nose, as it wobbles just like a rabbit’s! He…

Diary Of A Young Girl

You know I pour my heart to you, my bff- my diary. You know me in and out; you have been by my side when I needed someone to hear me out. When I cried myself to sleep, you were there to snuggle with me. You know all my funny stories, the embarrassing moments and…

Lost Answers

…we lived in two different corners of the country. But love had found us and as we said the vows in front of the priest, I dreamed of long lasting companionship with you. It pained me when you moved back to your corner while I made way to mine. Distance killed me, but I knew…

Silence, Splash, Silence

“There aren’t any signs of struggle, he had your consent. You have no case lady” and with a thud the judge dismissed her plea for justice. Sitting by the lake she ponders over the events of the past few months and curses herself. From trusting that guy with her drink to not gathering enough courage…

Stained

Love was not her cup of tea and her friends thought it to be her detached personality and brushed it off but was that it? Her hollow eyes and emotionless kisses had a story to tell or maybe she just wasn’t into him! He had to find out and so he embarked a journey into…

Life Is Good

“Life is so monotonous”, she began cribbing “From office to home, home to office, that’s my entire life”. True, there was a need for excitement but what to do? One morning she woke up too disappointed with her dreary life that skipping office for a day to ‘have fun’ seemed natural. But only if she…

Can Love Be Wrong?

‘Click’, something pulled me towards him the moment we met. Coffee, movies, partying; whatever it was, we were always together! But it was not before a year that I could give this attraction a name, love as they say. With a shaky voice and a rose in my trembling fingers I finally put my feelings…

Time Flows By

It was a petty fight but I didn’t talk to him, waiting for him to beg forgiveness. He tried but it just wasn’t enough for me and I didn’t talk to him for a whole week. Everything came back to normal later but not everything. A few months ago I lost him to cancer; he…

Falling In Love

I cried myself to sleep last night. Spent hours cribbing about my ill fate. Ego crushed to bits with just one message, “It’s over” but was it really over for me? I read that message hundreds of times through the night, memories flashing every second. What was I going to tell the world? He left…

The Longest Walk

A peculiar night it was with dark clouds taking over the calm sky and before he could realize, he was already drenched. As he pushed open the gate, he found the house to be disturbingly silent. Something was amiss, he was sure but what? Mom stood there like a stone, teary eyed with shivering hands….