January 2: The Forgotten Date

Hello and a very Happy New Year! Without a doubt, December 31 and January 1 are the most celebrated days of the year. Even Christmas is not observed with such grandeur in all parts of the world! There is something special about these two days that brings out all communities, warring or in peace, to... Continue Reading →

Fat Chance

[Author's note: It's been a long time since I posted a story! So, I wrote for today's daily prompt: relate. This story comes from the bottom of my heart. I was a victim of fat-shaming through most of my childhood. I still am fat-shamed, but I'm no more a victim. I am a survivor. And... Continue Reading →

The Myth of Happiness

"Are you happy? If not consult Mr Parker Pyne, 17 Richmond Street." Hardcore Agatha Christie fans would hunt through the Tuesday Classifieds to assure themselves that the Dame's famed characters do exist in flesh and blood. (Of course, conspiracy theorists as well.) But, suppose you see a similar ad in the paper, what would you... Continue Reading →

The Last Laugh

An old withered lady, Lying solemnly on her deathbed, Counted her shallow breaths, That faded with every expiration. Her shrivelled ears, Were attuned to words of disrepute, Of verbal filth and guttural utters, Though fortuitous enough, To catch and desperately latch onto syllables, Of pretended love for her, Of actual love for her fortunes. But now,... Continue Reading →

The One-Way Street Called Time

There is only one road in the City of Life. This mythical city flourishes on the Planet of Thought of each bipedal on earth. One citizen - the owner of the planet - resides in the City. This wonderful city, filled with facilities of Love, Anger, Compassion, Happiness, Guilt and so on, supported by industries... Continue Reading →

Poem: Starry Shores

Many folks think, About the sea and the sand, When the sun is up, And clouds are away from land.   But what they know not, Is the beauty of the ocean, After the celestial orb sinks, Beneath the vast brine potion.   As ochre darkens to mauve, With our star’s diurnal adieu, She weaves... Continue Reading →

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