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Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar

Post- Graduate Student & Writer
Post- Graduate Student & Writer

Kiruthiga Shankar kumar is a Zoologist turned writer who loves everything from Science to Fantasy. Being a believer of dreams, this book is one of her dreams taking shape.It's okay to be Imperfect! is her first book. She is currently doing her Masters. Apart from spending hours writing something or the other, she loves taking photos, singing and anything to do with Nature!Read More...

It's okay to be Imperfect

Books by Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar

If Romeo and Juliet met at a house party, drinks in their hands, talking about life's shenanigans in the city of dreams - Mumbai, he'd be Dhruv and she, Athulya. Hop into this unique tale of love, of friendship and of growth.

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You are the disease as well as cure

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 53 | Likes: 1

When I first met you,I was at the crossroads,stuck between falling backinto a shattered worldand finding a reason to breathe.I chose to breathe.I chose your hand.I needed someone to pull me outof my own misery.I needed a soulthat would understand mine.You said, "Let me help you."I needed those words  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:42 PM

Are you okay?

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 89 | Likes: 1

Are you okay? The most frequent question asked by ppl yet we are not okay,are we? Deep inside,we all are broken or alone or depressed. But what we need to learn is nothing is permanent, the world's constant is change ..! Not only the people in ur lives are temporary but also the pain you suffer whe  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:41 PM

21st Century Love!

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 84 | Likes: 1

I don't want a 21st century kind of love .Stop thinking my Dp is the real version of me .A double tap as an indication of my likes and dislikes isn't how you know me .Please live in the moment with me instead of going live on stories .Nobody is interested in what you are eating so stop posting pics  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:40 PM

Love is the rainbow of heart

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 55 | Likes: 1

Did you ever meet the word extinct while roaming here and there leaving your pieces of love as a gift for the people?Did you ever feel that the love you received was from the wrong person knowing that it'll hurt you the verynext moment?If yes, then Congratulations you are a dead man.If not, then Con  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:38 PM

Moving on is a myth

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 91 | Likes: 1

It's the 21st night that I haven't slept,Insomnia has become a habitAnd I am still breathing,My heart still aches from time to timeBut I guess I am still doing fine,People ask me, "Why I don't write anymore?" I ain't sad now,I sigh.Sadness doesn't stay foreverBut it isn't happiness which knocks the  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:37 PM

Your broken is my beautiful

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 70 | Likes: 1

They wanted to leave, so they did. With footsteps that silent as if life could erase them without goodbyes and wipe their memories like coffee stain off satin cloth;Satin. Time is like satin, it slips from your hands like your hands were never meant to hold it, same as how everyone who left you wasn  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:36 PM

MATHS AND METAPHORS

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 65 | Likes: 1

You said that when you were trying to find the value of variable "x"I came into your life.I hit you with great momentum.It took time for youto understand my velocity.You were always strong at Maths.You associated it with people.Both of them suck.I hated my metaphorical poems.I felt that they made pa  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:34 PM

Miss You..

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 40 | Likes: 1

I wonder if you miss usas badly as I do,because I would be lying if I said I don’t.Would it be too selfish to ask if you are ok?I wonder if you ever think about me.Do I ever cross your mind?I wonder if you ever ask yourselfhow I am doing.Do you ever ask yourself if I am fine,if I am ok?I wonder if  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:33 PM

From his perspective

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 48 | Likes: 1

"She says that she wants a truthful answer from me whether I love her or not. I don't know how to say that I love her. I don't know the exact way or words to say 'I love you' to someone without breaking away. I don't know how to make her believe that indeed, I am in love with her. So with my heart f  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:32 PM

On Days Like These...

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 53 | Likes: 1

On days like these when nothing is wrong and anything isn't fine either,I so wish to have someone to whom I could speak nothing but my silence would be the best speaker.On days like these when I am smiling for the world to see but my inner self is shedding tears,I so wish to have someone who would l  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:25 PM

Can I have someone now?

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 46 | Likes: 1

What a life I'm leading,Am I actually living?Or Just existing!. Simply breathing.You ask, How did I become a writer?Ohh! I went from a dreamer- to a lover and now a fighter,It's too dark- can I use your lighter!If I tell you the reason I write,Will my word's be demystified?My heart's calcified.My so  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:23 PM

What's love without a little heartbreak?

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 90 | Likes: 1

What's life without a little sadness?What's love without a little heartbreak? What would I write about If I hadn't been heartbroken Or ever fallen in love?What would my words bleedIf not love?What story my tears would've toldIf my heart hadn't been shattered?What would be the point Of all the he  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:21 PM

To the one I fell out of love with..

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Stories | Reads: 82 | Likes: 1

I hope you have healed and at peace now. I hope you no longer cry yourself to sleep and wake up with a heavy heart.I have a class photo of us in my hands which I found today, kept inside a book like a bookmark to remind me of what I did, how I broke your heart and took a part of yourself with me.Wor  Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:19 PM

One Day

By Kiruthiga Shankar Kumar in Poetry | Reads: 100 | Likes: 2

One day:Someone will look at your eyes and miss how its depth is no longer in their lives,Someone will look at your smile and miss how it lights up your face and the room is no longer there to brighten their days,Someone will look at your small hands and miss how its warmth is not there to hold and   Read More...

Published on Feb 18,2021 12:15 PM

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