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Unimaginatively imaginative
By Eswar Tavva in Romance | Reads: 1,968 | Likes: 27
UNIMAGINATIVELY IMAGINATIVE  It's Pain. The most beautiful part in any relationship that we fail to recognise and accept. That's the beauty of love. When you love someone so deeply and those loved ones ignore you, your heart undergoes a cosmic transformation that which can be explained only in   Read More...
Published on Apr 1,2020 10:19 AM
குருவிக் கூடு
By S.Neelacantan in General Literary | Reads: 635 | Likes: 5
குருவிக் கூடு குமரி எஸ். நீலகண்டன்               திடீர்னு வந்து வீட்டுக்காரர் சொன்னார். வீட்டைக்   Read More...
Published on Apr 1,2020 06:39 PM
By Prakash in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 360 | Likes: 5
A RUSSIAN CONNECTIONBy Commodore G Prakash (Retired)The allure was great and the suspense greater. In fact it had been, for quite some time.The news had been spreading for a few months through hushed whispers. The colourful entry passes for the event finally provided confirmation. Yes, the high  Read More...
Published on Apr 6,2020 12:11 AM
By Pravin Shekar in Travel | Reads: 3,810 | Likes: 31
THE FIGHT It was clear to me that a fight was going on.  I sat there, indulging in my favourite pastime. Observing people. I travel a lot and spend quite some time in airports and stations. A lot more time standing still at various traffic signals. Looking out, there’s so much to see, ob  Read More...
Published on Mar 23,2020 10:33 AM
That coffee shop down the lane
By Vedika Srivastava in Romance | Reads: 3,833 | Likes: 16
It had just stopped raining. She was there as usual. At the quaint coffee shop around the corner overlooking the street, in her favourite seat... she sat by the window with her favourite hot chocolate with tiny marshmallows floating like shooting stars in the dark blue sky.   The jukebox in the  Read More...
Published on Mar 22,2020 04:24 PM
நாய் படாத பாடு
By Kothai Ravi in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 3,207 | Likes: 7
நாய் வளர்ப்பவர்கள் வீட்டுக்கு போயிருக்கிறீர்கள?நமக்கு தான் அது நாய், அவர்களுக்கோ அது செல்லப் பிள்ளை !இருந்து வ  Read More...
Published on Mar 27,2020 07:24 PM
By Prakash in General Literary | Reads: 311 | Likes: 7
THE CHOICE.......By Commodore G Prakash. ... I had to decide quickly between idli vada and puli shaadam (tamarind rice).  Though the train was likely to wait a while for the army of cleaners who had rushed into the bogies to finish their job,  the big crowd who had made it to the 'catering  Read More...
Published on Apr 3,2020 11:12 PM
Grudges and memories
By Vikalp Joshi in True Story | Reads: 3,622 | Likes: 6
As I turn my bike into the gully, I see an ocean of people in white, jammed into the short gap between our matchbox houses. I see Laxmi aunty crying loudly, almost shouting without tears in her eyes, beating chests- sometimes her own, sometimes Mahesh’s whose corpse lies on a stretcher- maybe   Read More...
Published on Mar 22,2020 06:50 PM
By MURALI BALAJI M C in Poetry | Reads: 3,736 | Likes: 5
அத்தியாயம் ஒன்று     (மீட்டெழுச்சி) சில வலிகளை, சில வரிகளில், சொல்லி விட முடியாது! அதில் வீழ் - வ - தோ, இல்லை மீள் -   Read More...
Published on Mar 22,2020 04:12 PM
Breakfast in the Air
By B.M. Kapoor in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 3,371 | Likes: 5
It was an early morning flight and we were in our seats, having gone through the pre-take-off drill. It was then that the captain came upon the PA system to announce that due to bad weather, the flight would be delayed. We were asked to stay in the plane. The next announcement that came after 30 m  Read More...
Published on Mar 27,2020 08:44 AM
Happy Birthday
By Vinay Pushpakaran in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 3,010 | Likes: 5
"So, I'm not going to ask you IF you are interested. I'm going to ask you - WHEN are you placing the order?" - the conference room erupted with applause as Rishabh signed off with a flourish! Flamboyance was a part of who he was. He loved the spotlight. It spurred him to up his game. But today it wa  Read More...
Published on Mar 28,2020 02:10 PM
Twist in the tale
By Swathi Kamath in Poetry | Reads: 1,988 | Likes: 5
She went around looking desperately Searching far and wide, in the land and sea. Roamed in the streets, kept asking around, "Have you seen my husband, has he been found? He has been since days now."  The nights she spent without sleep During the day she did weep People pitied her; said, "she lo  Read More...
Published on Mar 30,2020 08:49 PM
An Unlikely Bond: United by Foe
By shabia in Humour & Comedy | Reads: 2,037 | Likes: 4
Knock Knock!  This was the second time and this time it was louder. Now, I was thinking of all the chilling things that could get me killed. It has been four months since I shifted to my new place. With over two years of copyediting, I had now decided to take the next step - writing - which ha  Read More...
Published on Mar 30,2020 11:34 PM
An Unending story
By Eswar Tavva in Romance | Reads: 1,376 | Likes: 4
AN UNENDING STORY It was 8 o clock in the morning and the bus stop was crowded with school,College going students and early office goers. Some people were talking. Some were reading newspapers. Some were discussing politics while the school children were discussing about the new marvel movie. Vydehi  Read More...
Published on Apr 1,2020 10:16 AM
Solitary Confinement!
By Koushik Srinivasan in General Literary | Reads: 2,085 | Likes: 3
She woke up at 5:10 am, as always, 5 minutes before her mobile alarm would play the Suprabatham, the MS Subbalakshmi version, the one that wakes up nearly all South India. A habit that she had picked from her hostel roommate, in what seemed to be a lifetime ago. She reminisced fondly, stretching her  Read More...
Published on Mar 31,2020 02:08 AM