General Literary

Being Blessed
By Shweta Gupta in General Literary | Reads: 81 | Likes: 1
Being Blessed  "What has destiny in store for me? Will I never be a mother?" On thinking this the tears rolled down Prakriti's eyes. Prakriti was quick enough to wipe them lest they be seen by anyone in the family.  For everyone Prakriti was a career oriented woman who was least bothered  Read More...
Published on May 14,2020 06:13 PM
By Shweta Gupta in General Literary | Reads: 99 | Likes: 1
(अध्याय 1)घुटन हो रही थी सपना को।थायराईड बढ़ा हुआ था, रक्त-चाप भी उच्च था, डाक्टर ने आराम करने को कहा था। पर आराम था कहा  Read More...
Published on May 14,2020 06:15 PM
By Satadal Lahiri in General Literary | Reads: 104 | Likes: 0
Imagine a world without people. In this world, concrete buildings stand tall against pale blue skies, their interiors left completely vacant. Streetlights flicker when dusk emerges, but the illuminated streets remain silent. Living rooms, kitchens and bedrooms become time capsules, preserving the re  Read More...
Published on May 14,2020 06:23 PM
The tarot card story---It had to happen this way
By vertica asthana in General Literary | Reads: 515 | Likes: 19
“Hi, I am Ambika, please take a seat. And I am so sorry to make you wait for so long”, said the tarot card reader to me in a musical tone. She was a lady in all white embellished attire with a neat hair-bun. Nails were French-manicured and her face was well painted. Prior to the meeting,  Read More...
Published on May 14,2020 08:54 PM
의궤 - 한국 사회적인 생활
By Saba Saleem in General Literary | Reads: 263 | Likes: 0
의궤는 한국의 일상 생활과 문화의 양식에 담긴 행사들의 왕실 기록이다. 그것은 소묘들과 그림들의 예들을 가지고 있다. 그것들은 생생하게 한국문화를 보여준다. 한국문화에서 미래 세대를 위해 보존된 것이다. 의궤에서 흥  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 06:16 AM
My Grumpy Old Man
By Vandana in General Literary | Reads: 586 | Likes: 6
I was about to 'confirm pickup' on my Uber app when my father interrupted. ‘I think we should take an auto from outside,’ he said. I told him that it would be unwise to walk half a kilometer just to ride an auto in this scorching sun. He, in his usual complaining tone, lamented rather lo  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 08:04 PM
By Malvika Amdekar in General Literary | Reads: 82 | Likes: 0
We underestimate the importance of pain and darkness, really. We always call it names and want all of it to run away from us. We always treat it like an outsider, an unknown entity which doesn't belong to us. We try hard and hard to be free from its clutches. We drive ourselves mad for carrying it.   Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 10:14 AM
A little bird's discovery
By Nivedita D in General Literary | Reads: 109 | Likes: 0
Far away in a cosy, secluded  forest , morning dawned silently as it brought forth a hearty promise of another beautiful day. Silence prevailed among the leafy branches as all the creatures snored on peacefully. That was when a young bird was rudely  awakened  from  her  sle  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 10:23 AM
Meri kahani
By deepmala baviskar in General Literary | Reads: 79 | Likes: 0
To kaha se shuru karu samaj nahi aa raha pehali baar kisi plattform pe apni kahani baya karne jaa rahi hu. Ye kahani hai mere dad ki jinhone aajtak khudke aalawa dusro ke baare me socha kabhi khudke khushi ke baare me nhi socha. Hamesha dusro ke liye jeete aaye hai. Lekin jab aapne hi apno ku pehcha  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 10:59 AM
By Satadal Lahiri in General Literary | Reads: 95 | Likes: 1
Not everyone graduating from IIT go on to become high earning executives in multinationals . A few like me get into other domains like writing and a few like Deepak or Phunty get into queer experimentations. Phunty had the uncanny knack of developing queer machines and systems no one had thought of   Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 04:19 PM
By Kaanan Sehgal in General Literary | Reads: 211 | Likes: 0
                                          WOMAN- what thought crosses our mind when we first hear of this word? Thought is secondary,but what first pops up in our head is an image of a female be  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 04:29 PM
पानी दूध
By Chandni Sethi Kochar in General Literary | Reads: 88 | Likes: 0
आज ऋषि ऑफ़िस के लिए उठते हुए क़रीबन एक घंटा लेट हो गया । क्योंकि रात से ही वे अपने बीमार पिता जी की सेवा में लगा हुआ थ  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 04:44 PM
Caramel Custard
By Sweta N in General Literary | Reads: 90 | Likes: 0
'You would get a retirement than getting a judgement in our system.' swinging his long, black coat, that was covering his quite plump physique and continuing his stiff walk, my lawyer A J Nabar went on motioning towards the crowded street food stalls continuing  'You eat and come while I go for  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 06:17 PM
The Rising Sun
By Purnendu Ghosh in General Literary | Reads: 107 | Likes: 0
The Rising Sun   My grandparents shifted from Ichapur to Kanpur when they were in their thirties. The reason for this relocation was my grandfather’s transfer to the ordnance factory. My father was born and grew up at Kanpur. I am told Baba was among the brightest students in his school  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 06:38 PM
A homemaker:) Celebrate this family day:)
By Preeti Agrawal in General Literary | Reads: 83 | Likes: 0
A homemaker:) Celebrate this family day:)  These days, everybody is bound to  know a homemaker. A whole lot of people who ignored the great work of a homemaker. They are cooked up together, what to do? Now everybody is becoming a homemaker. Oh! A great privilege to be a homemaker. Well it'  Read More...
Published on May 15,2020 07:27 PM