i won’t ride you

I stepped down the ball-girls place quickly and swathed my face with a dusty brown scarf. Running my eyes across I slinked past the market by making swift strides. On reaching home I removed the scarf and knocked on the door. Rat-a-tat-a-tat! But the door came unstuck abruptly as it was already open. The voiceContinue reading “i won’t ride you”

my first anniversary

Warning! : Rotten Humour is injurious to health. The reader is requested to read at his/her peril. A close look-see exposed the news to my view. I’m a year old ( WordPress is lying! ) and 195 wisest people of the world chose to follow me without any noticeable regrets! And maybe I am justContinue reading “my first anniversary”

lucky beyond measure

Luck hasn’t been something that you will get from somewhere or get lucky at any particular moment. It’s always been there. And one day you just arrive. It’s been present inside me by now in the form of magic. It kept coming to me. Whatever I lacked whether its family, parents, siblings, husband, sex, communities,Continue reading “lucky beyond measure”

better choices

” Your happiness is incumbent upon you.” Michael Barked. In retrospect, I didn’t carry my responsibilities in a proper way. I remember when Thubita’s brass and ill-bread daughter banged my 4-5-month old daughter’s head on the Chauki then she with Phabbir and his mother, broke into a cackle. I did try to laugh. My daughterContinue reading “better choices”

gentleman

Putting things in order, running like a headless chicken days went by. It’s just a few weeks since Tim pulled up the stakes and moved to this small town of India. Clearly, he didn’t know anyone here from Adams. When his new po-faced neighbour Mr Dixit raved about the girl next door, his heart turnedContinue reading “gentleman”

red wine chocolate cake

One of my 2021 resolution was – write a flash fiction inspired from BJD (Those who haven’t read her yet shall be kept at bay with silent bafflement.) by Helen Fielding, in January 2021. After a few weeks procrastination finally I managed to pen it down. A sharp bend in the midst of the conversation.Continue reading “red wine chocolate cake”