Category: Fiction

Breakfast in Bed

On this bright Sunday morning, taking a break from the routine rut, I sit in the hotel bed with my husband. We hear a knock on the door and it is the room attendant bringing us breakfast of eggs, pancakes, waffles and smoothies. “We should take a break like this …

Pizzahut deals with 27coupons

“People who love to eat are always the best people” – Julia Child That’s true, isn’t it? We are foodies- my husband and I! And seeing him devour the yummy delicacies I prepare at home makes my heart grow fonder. We also have many a moments where we try out …

Last Tango in Goa- Finale

After what seem like ages, I realize I am not crying anymore. There is a hollowness in my heart- like a barren long stretch of road. I don’t know which path I should take, except I can only see a single expanse. Sitting by the beach with the waves kissing …

Last Tango in Goa- Part 3

Thanks for all the love!! Read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. I run…. as fast as I can…as far as I can! I don’t want anybody to see me. As I stand at the beach alone, I cry. I cry my heart out. I have a tightening pain in my chest and a nervous …

Last Tango in Goa- Part 2

Thanks for all the love!! Read Part 1 here. “Sha…Shalini??” Seeing him is like seeing my own ghost! I can see the same surprise in his eyes. I can feel my heart skipping a beat or two and my stomach crunch. I can feel his presence near. ‘How come he is …

Last Tango in Goa- Part 1

Here’s what I promised- my first attempt at writing a Novella, a love story! I hope you read and pour in your thoughts! ~~~~~~~ This is new to me! I was never comfortable going to a pub or in wearing LBDs. Forget LBDs, I couldn’t even handle myself in those …

Touch…. to Love

It was a long day at his newly joined work. Night shifts were already taking a toll on him and not even three cups of caffeine could bring him back to his normal self. As he drove back home, he saw delirious fans breaking into unprecedented celebrations, setting off fireworks, jamming …

Too Late For Atonement – Chapter – 17

 The Pen Warriors We are now on Round Two. Read all the previous chapters here and the Chapter 16 here. Too Late For Atonement – Chapter 17 Jennifer left with her father’s personal staff in the car. “Would you like to take rest at the Guest House Miss. Jennifer?” his secretary …

Too Late For Atonement – Chapter – 13

 The Pen Warriors We are now on Round Two. Read all the previous chapters here and the Chapter 12 here. Too Late For Atonement – Chapter 13 Tick..tick.. the clock struck 4pm. It’s time for Roohi to attend her piano classes. Tara will be late too. This is the right …

Save Us

In view of the J&K floods, here’s my post linking to Shailaja’s 15 to 50.  The Prompts for this month include: Word prompt: Perspective Phrase Prompt: ‘Three in a row’ Picture Prompt: And here I go: 🙂 We stood three in a row watching the water surge. Petrified, we hoped against …

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