…history might repeat itself( 1 min read)

'I'll come back,' I said, to which she replied, 'I know'; caressing my head, she planted a kiss on my forehead; tears flooded her eyes when I looked back at her sticking my head out of the car window. I kept my word and came back; now I was standing in front of the door … Continue reading …history might repeat itself( 1 min read)

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Never Ever…( 2 min read)

I closed the door and came back to my room. Since morning people have been dropping in with their condolences. I heaved a long sigh of relief. It was time to call it a day. I was about to switch off the bedside lamp when I saw a faint light under the door of the … Continue reading Never Ever…( 2 min read)

A F̶a̶i̶r̶y̶ Tale of Love ( 2 min read)

Fairy tales always fascinate us. Because they're perfect, enchanting, surreal and most importantly they make us believe in happy ending. There was one such girl who madly believed in the fairy tales that her Granny narrated her. It wasn't long before she met someone. She fell for him, so did he. Her search for a … Continue reading A F̶a̶i̶r̶y̶ Tale of Love ( 2 min read)

Before our story began…( 2 min read)

There was pin drop silence in the house. I swallowed nervously, then started scampering when I heard a footfall behind me. 'Are you running away?' The voice startled me. I turned around. He was looking at the suitcase in my hand. I sat down on the couch with a thud. Silence fell between us. He stayed … Continue reading Before our story began…( 2 min read)

Unattainable love( 2 min read)

'Love scares me.' She said after I confessed my feelings to her. 'Why?' I asked, perplexed. 'Very few know what it means yet everybody claims to have experienced it.' She replied and walked off. That was some 10 years ago. Her reaction had crushed me. No matter how much I made fun of what she … Continue reading Unattainable love( 2 min read)

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. … Continue reading A beautiful Lie (2 min read)

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

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 … Continue reading The unlived fairy tale life…( 1 min read)

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 … Continue reading Forever starts now( 1 min read)

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 … Continue reading Is love a habit?( 1 min read)