The town was known for its famous folktale. This is of a person who was once banished for wrongdoing and passed away in solitude. The story grabbed my attention so much that I would listen to it over and over … Continue reading Once upon a time
It does not matter until it does. It does not matter until it hits you close. This is the tale of a kid, a frog, a crow, and a thorny bush.The tale leads the kid to a realization that day. … Continue reading A tale of four.
[Listen on SPOTIFY] I sit by the beach and look at the waves.Watching the tides follow the same pattern over and over.It instilled a sense of calm, a sense of familiarity.Like, something to look forward to, for now, and for … Continue reading The white linen dress.
I spy with my little eye, something that has an X in it.I spy with my little eye, something that is close by.I spy with my little eye, a sound so profound. They look around thinking of the object, and … Continue reading The wrong answer
Disclaimer – Rant 🙂 ”Universe has a wicked sense of humor.” Over the years, if I learned one thing, is when things go out of hand, there is somewhere a subtle sarcasm you are graced with. That subtle yet not … Continue reading An unexpected result
One story, 6 different narratives- Cut scene 1 – Hey, don’t you have a twin? How come we never get-together? Oh! We are just poles apart, and so are our interests and schedules. We hardly get any time together. Cut … Continue reading The predicament.
I see a person wandering during the lock-down, and I scream from my 2nd-floor balcony, ‘Hey! Hey there. I am not sure you know, but we are on COVID lock-down, and we need to take this seriously. We need to flatten the curve. So, get back in. It’s not safe out there.’ I see the person look up to me, and aftear a minute of silence says, ‘It’s not safe in there, either.’ Continue reading Hi There.
Halloween night. A horror film marathon.House decorated to suit the occasion. After a long night, it was time to hit the bed.Hours later, awaken by a jolt, I inspect my surroundings. ‘Why am I worrying myself over nothing?Everything is in … Continue reading A night to remember.
Knock Knock.Who is there?Hope.Hope who?Hope you are not lost. It all started with a silly knock-knock joke. Hope just moved next door to Stooge’s, and they instantly become friends. They became the best of friends. They get each other like … Continue reading Knock Knock
Ma never let us in the kitchen.Neither at home nor at her restaurant. Years later, she lies on her death bed and calls in all her near and dear ones for one last gathering. “I have something to share.The key … Continue reading The secret ingredient.