Category: Story

Stories are like a box in which we keep segments of memory holding our best/worst moments. Sometimes fiction, sometimes reality and a few times of ‘fictality’.

November 20, 2017 / / Story

“Okay students, now everyone tell me what do you want to be when you grow up”, the teacher asked.

“A thief”, a soft sound echoed the class after the whole class was done illustrating the vivid imagination for their future.

October 18, 2017 / / Story

“Ma, I’m coming home next week”, exclaimed Rohit

“Really!!” his mother rejoiced

“Yes Ma, my leave just got approved”

“That’s amazing beta, it’s been too long since I have seen you”, his mother sobs

“Have to go Ma, my platoon is leaving for drill”

October 16, 2017 / / Story

The third year was on the verge and as per the college curriculum, every student had to undergo one month training. Rohit had a strong political background and that made it easy for him to get a jack anywhere he wanted while I belonged to an upper-middle-class family which meant inconclusive struggle. I managed to get a positive response from a company in my hometown.

October 9, 2017 / / Story

Depression is not often believed to be a serious problem and people don’t take it seriously. Well, regardless of your belief nearly 4.4% of the world’s population is suffering from it which hints at a serious problem and I was one among them.

October 3, 2017 / / Story

It was half past four in the evening and the hours-long drizzle had almost stopped. A 7-year-old boy, Somesh (Somu) was coming back from bus stop to home with his mother, Suneeta. In the usual school attire, a T-shirt and half pant, walking on the road and striking pebbles coming in his path. Every time he did that, mother scolded him with words like this: “Somu, Agar is baar bhi juta fat gaya na to Papa naya nhi leke denge!!” (“If the shoes get torn again, your father is not going to buy a new one”). Somu replied (in low tone) with a cute smile, “this time it won’t happen”, and again kicked some more stones.

September 6, 2017 / / Story

After missing the train to celebrate Diwali with his family, the guy decided to travel by road. With a dreadful experience of his last bus journey, he was hoping for a better one this time. The events that unfolded during this journey made it worth remembering. Come aboard and travel with him to enjoy the bumpy ride.

June 21, 2017 / / Story

“Rinu..” The cry vaguely entered the ears of the blank-stared girl sitting in front of her laptop.

“Rinuuu…” The voice definitely shouted this time, effectively managing to break the rhythm of the fantastic daydream playing in Rinu a.k.a. Niharika’s mind.

October 4, 2016 / / Story

Have you ever felt like you are experiencing the exact same thing for the second time? Will you do things differently the second time if you find out it has already happened once before? Read on to find what actually happened with Aashna.

October 2, 2016 / / Story

In a small town in the middle of nowhere, there was a sweet young girl living with her loving family. She had a dream once, and her parents were determined to fulfill it. Each family has their own battles to fight for their own reasons. Read on and delve into their simple lives, and find with them unexpected riches in rare niches of their lives.

September 16, 2016 / / Story

A simple quarrel between neighbors over borrowing a household item turns into a matter of pride. A master plan was crafted to carry out the act. Some spiced up things were said and done. Only this time revenge was a dish better served hot.

Chapter One: The Spooky Prank