True Story

Ghosts in the mind...... (Tamil+English story)
By Radhika Kartic in True Story | Reads: 144 | Likes: 1
Our family used to stay in an area close to a crematorium when I was a school going, child. The connecting road from my house to the main road had the burial ground on its side at the entry point and if I have to reach my house, I have to pass through the burial ground with no other choice. When I w  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:45 PM
My haunted room
By shilpa in True Story | Reads: 124 | Likes: 0
This semester has been particularly challenging over the past three years in Bangkok. I got three new children. This was in addition to the previous 15 in my class.  Of these three, I had one child who barely came to class , and even when she did, she wouldn't work and would always end up sleep  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:35 PM
Summer Vacations of the 80s
By Kartic Vaidyanathan in True Story | Reads: 135 | Likes: 2
Back in the mid-1980s, it was a world without mobiles; personal computers had just begun to make their appearance; no internet; Thankfully. Summer vacations that started in mid-April made us jump in joy. It was non stop playtime.  We were in a small apartment complex of 10 houses. We were a gan  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:58 PM
Coronavirus: What Lies Beyond March 31 or 15th April?
By CHINMAY CHAKRAVARTY in True Story | Reads: 163 | Likes: 0
For the first time ever the public transport system of the second most populated country and the largest democracy of the world, India, has come to a complete standstill—the biggest railway network of the world, Indian Railways, has stopped operating since the last two days and domestic flight  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:05 PM
A Little Death
By Arya Anand in True Story | Reads: 106 | Likes: 1
He could not continue with the façade anymore and had to stop lying to himself, The time had finally come to face his demons and take charge.   “Its nothing but just another one of your tantrums”, said his mom who was oblivious to what her son was going through. “No it   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:10 PM
Kya ham sab sath hai?
By Aditi Gupta (@Adika_0326) in True Story | Reads: 133 | Likes: 0
Ek sath khade hai aaj ham iis mushkil Mein.. Na tu kam hai, na hi aaj Mein.. Sambhal lenge ham ek dusre ko aise.. Waqt kam hai, ab Sirf Aaj hai.. Guzarte huye iis harr lamhe Mein bas ab khauf hai.. Mushkil Hai Badi, bas ab sbka sath hai.. Sambhal lenge ham ek dusre ko aise.. Haan, Waqt bhi kam hai,  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:39 PM
You've got mail
By Kartic Vaidyanathan in True Story | Reads: 143 | Likes: 1
It was Feb 1998. It had been barely a few weeks since I had first gone to the US. One fine day, the HR manager in the small startup where I was working called me and said: "You have got a postal mail that you have been possibly looking for".  I went to collect it and found a greeting card. It w  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 04:47 PM
The Glorious Life of an Army Wife
By Kanchan Kapoor in True Story | Reads: 219 | Likes: 3
At one of our army posting stations, the Corps Commander (Lt Gen) often said that ‘in his next birth, he would like to be an army officer’s wife as there is no better life than that’. I think this is a truism and I would like to expand on this proposition. I was born in the family   Read More...
Published on Mar 31,2020 10:01 AM
The Missing Spectacles
By Cindy Pereira in True Story | Reads: 174 | Likes: 0
It wasn’t difficult for any of us to recognise the statue despite the grotesqueness of the work itself – the figurine of this great architect of India’s Constitution was absolutely dissimilar to the actual man himself, Dr. Ambedkar. It had a small head, a strawberry pink face, a gr  Read More...
Published on Mar 25,2020 10:35 AM
Dying Hopes
By Pravin Kumar Tripathi in True Story | Reads: 121 | Likes: 0
Dying Hopes.                   Change is necessary for development as well as growth of any country. Every developing country has changed a lot from last 50 years. India is fastest growing country in current era. The journey of the country’s post-i  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 08:28 PM
How to write
By prem in True Story | Reads: 119 | Likes: 0
Jasbat  Mere Jasbaato Ko Samajhna  Itna Aashan Kaha  Mai Kisi ke Jasbaato ka  Majak Banau Esa Mai Inshan Kaha  Write By prem   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 08:46 PM
Hope
By DR BISWAJIT MOHAPATRA in True Story | Reads: 130 | Likes: 0
Today is Sunday. I reached Hospital early to see one of my patients Divya, whom I had admitted yesterday for persistent vomiting. A 28-year- old, Architecture graduate, suffering from terminal cancer with a big metastatic node sitting over the stomach. A pale, timid and beautiful lady with lots of   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:38 PM
The Inspiration: a recollection
By DR BISWAJIT MOHAPATRA in True Story | Reads: 108 | Likes: 0
“Hey guys and gals... I have decided to become a doctor when I grow up”, a small eight year old boy was telling his friends in excitement. He had just visited a dentist of the biggest hospital in the city with his father. His eyes were looking bright and big. there was no sign of pain,e  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 10:45 PM
Ek Anokha Ehsaas
By Jai in True Story | Reads: 251 | Likes: 1
Ye baat hai uss samay ki jb may class ninth me naya school join kiya tha, ek chote se jile se padhna aur fir kisi bade scul me jaana, aap sb samajh hi skte hai kitna muskil hota hai ek bacche ke liye pahala din naye school me  jaana .Thora dara thora sahma hua maye ek kone ki seat pe chup chap   Read More...
Published on Mar 25,2020 01:20 PM
MY STORY
By NANDIKANTI SAI KUMAR in True Story | Reads: 147 | Likes: 1
Sir,Myself Nandikanti Sai Kumar worked has a full time teacher from 2003 to 2012 by running own tutorials by name Sri Sai Academy, worked in KNPW polytechnic college,  taking home tuitions, Even though myself earning sufficent amount not so happy with my routine time table work o  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 11:14 PM