A Robbery

With silent steps he entered the room from the terrace. “That was some climbing, I better workout regularly or I’ll be out of business.” he thought to himself. Moving inside with carefully planned steps he came across what he was looking for, a diamond ring. It lay next to the girl, the would be bride….

The Master

“What a player I am, in control of everything” he would say “Use one against the other and you have it all in your pockets”. Smart he was, his knowledge of how mind games work has always helped him. From a nobody to a painful dictator, his rise was a steep one. Like puppies he…

A Love Warning

When I see him looking at you showing his love, I want to warn you. When I hear him showering you with lovely words, I want to warn you. When I see him getting close to you, touching you, I want to warn you. When I see you blindfolded with his fake love, I want…

A Recurring Dream

Night after night she had the same dream, troubling her, haunting her. She had no idea what to make of it. Just a hand she saw reaching out of a cloud of smoke ready to grab her. Did it want to touch her lovingly or moved towards her lustfully, she had no clue! She smiled…

When The Mask Falls Off

Big innocent eyes, clear complexion, shy smile; anybody could fall in love with her. The way she swirled her locks and blinked her eyes made him drool for her. A few silly tricks and he managed to persuade her. He would shower her with compliments, show her a dreamy world of love, buy her nice…

I Do, Do I?

Spotless white always brought back the images of her marriage. She looked like an angel descending from heaven as she walked the aisle on her special day. The net trail followed with every step she took in her most elegant self, ready to tie the knot with the man of her dreams. “Stop”, said an…

The Homely Sunset

“A beautiful sunset it is”, her words still chimed in his heart. Of all the things she liked, watching the ball of fire melt into the ocean was her favorite. He stood there at the same spot where they sat, witnessing the mesmerizing spectacle. He moved forward, the ocean was inviting and with a heavy…

The Hypnotic Spell

Staring hard at the coffee mug placed a few feet away from her, she went into a trance. “Good morning”, said an irritatingly cheerful voice of a colleague that brought her back after 20 minutes. “Someone’s been up all night it seems”, she chirped further. The ‘no response’ strategy didn’t seem to work as the…