Tagged: creative writing

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When it rains #WordsMatter

“Sssh, go back to sleep,” Bheema shushed the baby in the middle of the night. It was hot and humid and she felt equally uncomfortable squashed between the children. She was wondering when it...

Life’s lessons 10

Life’s lessons

  We never really learn until we truly learn. We always make the same mistakes: again and again We see ourselves standing on a precipice Yet we make the jump Only to break our bones To...

Summer Calls 10

Summer Calls

Coo ooo ooo, Coo ooo ooo, Coo ooo ooo, Coo ooo ooo – each rising an octave higher, the screechy koel rouses me from a sweaty, restless slumber. Awash with light at 5 a.m.,my...

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Childhood memories: Kick the Can

From today Ms. Papaya and Little Po will be home for the summer. Three months of bliss till they go to big school. A large part of their time will be spent at home...

April’s Fool – Reality is mere Perception 6

April’s Fool – Reality is mere Perception

This Western tradition of playing pranks and jokes on unsuspecting people on the 1st of April is known as April Fool’s Day. Sometimes the jokes are really funny while at times they can go...

Purple Passion # TellTaleThursday 10

Purple Passion # TellTaleThursday

Paris or Venice ? It was a toss up between the two. Shreya wanted to go to Paris as it was the city of love while Vicky wanted to go to Venice. He fell...

The Plane #FridayFotoFiction 8

The Plane #FridayFotoFiction

Zahan and Kayan loved playing on the rocky beach while their parents snoozed in the shack.  It was exciting scouring for shells and other treasures that were washed ashore among the flotsam. Suddenly Zahan...

Sand Dance #FridayFotoFiction 16

Sand Dance #FridayFotoFiction

He held out his hand And she grasped at it  tightly while he led her to the sand at the edge of the water where they Danced. As they twirled and they swirled ,...

The Castle by the Sea #FridayFotoFiction 12

The Castle by the Sea #FridayFotoFiction

‘Remember that night son?” asked Captain Johnson as we looked up at the castle perched perilously on the rocky cliff above. “We fled for our lives with just the shirts on our backs.” How...

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Getting ready for bed #FridayReflections

Bahadur’s day as major domo to the cranky Colonel was incomplete . Find out what’s missing.

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