Once upon a life
By karthik tm in Romance | Reads: 216 | Likes: 1
She left last morning, moist eyes and a heavy heartthe skies opened up, as if the whole of my life was cryingShe said goodbye , she said farewell, she said things I fear mostHer voice was trembling, my soul died that very minute As I walk through the moaning walls of this townas if the ghost within  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:26 PM
No More Lives, Corona!
By Ramu Upadhaya in General Literary | Reads: 289 | Likes: 0
No More lives, Corona!   My satisfaction comes from the fulfillment of the desire. When there is no scope for getting my want fulfilled, or when there is no certainty of achievement, it makes me worry. Does it suffice why to worry? At the same time, is there proof that something wrong would hap  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:27 PM
Life : A mystery to be solved!
By Anchal Singh in General Literary | Reads: 140 | Likes: 1
Ache Insaan ki talaash kabhi mat karo, khud ache ban jao, shayad kisi ki talaash khatam hojaye. Be thankful for all that did not work out in your life. When you felt like you missed an opportunity, a pathway, a finish line on your journey — clarity bloomed within you, and you learned how to gi  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:29 PM
The purpose of living
By Akshita garg in General Literary | Reads: 140 | Likes: 1
Most of us come to this world and go without leaving an imprint on it. Have you ever stopped from your so called "busy schedule" and just thought "Why I actually came to this world? , there must be some reason of my existence, what actually is that special purpose for which god has created me? ".Mos  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:50 PM
My haunted room
By shilpa in True Story | Reads: 136 | 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
The Blue Tick
By Filter Koffee Chronicles in General Literary | Reads: 397 | Likes: 5
The Blue Tick He looked for her in the room, checking for her presence. She was no where to be seen at all.  ‘Chaya, Chaya’, He yelled her name out, to see if she was anywhere in the house at all. His loud voice was met with silence. Was she not at home, he wanted to be certain thi  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:31 PM
The Story of Holi-an ecstasy of colours
By karthik tm in Poetry | Reads: 205 | Likes: 1
Tis coming, Tis coming the festival of colors Splashing with life ,chasing out our fears I flirt with all comers, pretty and sweet Jumping and screaming ,a veritable treat In the days of yore when the Royals were around On horses and chariots they colored who they found Princes or paupers ,  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:44 PM
Redfully Yours
By karthik tm in Horror | Reads: 208 | Likes: 0
Ah, that drop of red, kissing my tongue. The daily wait under the pipe. The feast on some days and absolute shit on others. You must come to the docks you know. The death curdling symphony of the ship’s horns, the arrival of my feast, the way those morsels squabble with each other before th  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:58 PM
Summer Vacations of the 80s
By Kartic Vaidyanathan in True Story | Reads: 144 | 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
Ishubaba ke dohe
By Ishwar Das in Poetry | Reads: 151 | Likes: 1
Love shayri karu ibadatt ki tere sehar me ek jhamm mastani raat ho Jaye Teri meri ek dilkash mulakat ho Jaye Naa rahega mujhe is jamane me koi fikar o sanam Bas is haseen zindagi me mere haath me tera haath ho Jaye  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 01:59 PM
Coronavirus: What Lies Beyond March 31 or 15th April?
By CHINMAY CHAKRAVARTY in True Story | Reads: 179 | 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
By Harshit Chhabra in Crime | Reads: 178 | Likes: 0
“Oh come on, Jason. You have to start cooperating.” “Mr. Sharma, you have to realize what I’m going through right now.” Dr. Jason smacked his lips and started chanting again “I don’t know who I am” exactly 10 times before stopping for 10 seconds and ch  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:10 PM
A Little Death
By Arya Anand in True Story | Reads: 117 | 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
Beauty Is Skin Deep.
By Sanjeev Gargish in General Literary | Reads: 123 | Likes: 0
At a recently attended seminar, I found, to my dismay, that instead of listening to an erudite lecture on "Macroeconomic Variables", some members of the audience were mocking, in hushed tones, at the noted professor's simple clothes, dark skin and diminutive stature.    Sadly, things have   Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:24 PM
Reader's Muse
By Paul Reji George in Poetry | Reads: 178 | Likes: 1
I am incomplete without you,I am an unfinished book, in it you have an innate beauty that had me shook. Without you i am an empty page, you are the ink, you are the crisp that demands to be felt, you may be curvy, bold or lean but the very thought of you makes my heart melt. I am rough around the ed  Read More...
Published on Mar 24,2020 02:42 PM