A beautiful Lie (2 min read)

I took a long drag and let the smoke out; as it twirled in the air before my eyes, I lifted the glass to my lips only to find that it was empty. I muttered curses and turned to leave the balcony, when I heard a slight creaking sound - that of a door opening. [...]


…every single beat of my heart( 1 min read)

I was done setting up my camera for the perfect shot. Standing on the edge of the cliff, as I looked down into the endless chasm, it gave me goosebumps. I felt my hair stand on end. But at the same time, I could hear every single beat of my heart. I looked up at [...]

D-day – coming soon…

Hey Bloggers, I have some exciting news to share with you all. Maybe it's too early, but soon I am going to publish my very first novel, which is in its final stage of editing.  It's a romantic thriller( my favorite genre). I cannot contain my excitement since it's a big step towards my dream. [...]

The unlived fairy tale life…( 1 min read)

'Let's get married,' Akaash said, sliding a ring on her finger; her eyes grew moist, but she managed to smile; swallowing back the lump that had formed in her throat, she softly uttered, 'you don't have to do this just because...' Akaash put a finger over her lips; 'I'm doing this because we both dreamed [...]

Forever starts now( 1 min read)

She hugged him tight. 'Stay a little longer,' she uttered softly. He ran his fingers through her hair while she buried her face in his chest. A tranquil silence filled the air around them until her soft sniffles broke it a minute later. Looking down at her, he broke the hug. She raised her moist [...]

Is love a habit?( 1 min read)

'Is this relationship nothing but one of your habits?' She asked, her tears pushing their way out of her eyes. He stopped at the door and turned around. She looked away from his face. 'You've changed!' She cried out. 'How can you expect me to remain the same over the years? Of course I've changed...so [...]

The missed train( 1 min read)

Vrihaan finally reached the right platform; stopping to catch his breath, he stole a quick glance at his watch, then looked around; in the distance, sat a young girl who looked nearly half his age; 'the last train...,' before he could complete, the girl cut in, 'it left...you missed it'. Vrihaan sat down on the [...]

A chapter ends( 1 min read)

Walking down this road brings back loads of memories; these giant trees on both sides have been the ardent reader of those frayed pages of my life. My hand brushes against the leaves; it reminds me of the person who once held my hand as we walked. The Sun's rays penetrate their way through the trees [...]

Those little wandering eyes( 1 min read)

Sometimes all you need to do is recognize the sign you've been looking for all along. Ten years back I met a little boy sitting quietly in the last seat of a bus, clutching his tiny car toy, legs pulled up to his chest; for reasons unknown, those little wandering eyes gave rise to an [...]