It was still 5. Shivika was getting restless in office. Her office timings are till 6, but her eyes were glued to the office clock. Her boss had a flight to catch so even she was leaving early. But precisely … Continue reading With you, Without you!
It is all about making choices about the many paths that life has to offer. For some, they chose the way and for some path chooses them. I belong to the latter ones. The destiny always sets my paths. I … Continue reading Black or White
I met her at sindoor khela. Now you’ll ask what was I doing at sindoor khela, a festival of bonhomie between married woman. I know, I know. A widowed woman cannot participate in sindoor khela. The play of color on … Continue reading Wild Sindoor
I am Firoza. I am a sex worker. This is what everyone calls me now. They tell me I sell my body for money, just as they sell their intellect, talent or some other ability for money. We all work … Continue reading I am Firoza
The morning dawned sunny and bright. The intense and glorious fragrance of the jasmine on the window permeated her room. The endearing sparrows, the early summer morning visitors, were already chirping as if asking her to wake up. Vibha looked … Continue reading Jasmine on the Window
Sitting near the window, she could feel the autumnal breeze. The fainting sun was illuminating the snow-capped mountains creating an amber colored pearl necklace. The myrrh of the apricot scented roses on the trellis served a reminder of the days … Continue reading Rose on Trellis