stories

The trip began with…

The winning entries on this prompt.

Count To Ten

“Are you counting? Are you even listening?”, you ask.
I mumble a “hmm”, too exhausted to fight you on how nothing you could say would help me feel better about the fact that you’re not going to be beside me for a long time.

11:11

“I made an 11:11 wish”, you say,
“Wished that I wouldn’t make you cry.”
“Your stupid 11:11 wishes never work”, I sigh at your insanity

Blog and win! Shadow – CLOSED

We’re back with a one-of-its-kinds writing challenge! The topic is Shadow(s) Write an article / poem / flash fiction / blog / story in NOT less than 100 words 𝗼𝗻 π—Όπ˜‚π—Ώ π˜„π—²π—―π˜€π—Άπ˜π—² (it could be as long as you need… Read More ›

Every night!

Save for one, the boys cleared all the tables in the cafΓ© and left. In the silence he could hear his chest wheezing. He slowly rose from the counter, shuffled to the fridge, fetched a bottle of her favorite syrupy sweet raspberry soda and put it down on the red chequered table cloth. His Delnaz looked at him so lovingly!

Misgivings

‘Well behaved women seldom make a history’ by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich  She read these new-age women quotes in an article of a magazine. She laughed reading it as Amma would cringe at this quote as she always emphasised on good… Read More ›