Memories Of A Broken Umbrella (2 min read)

I met her after ten years. She looked nothing like she did all those years back. Her face was drawn, eyes baggy and a messy bun hanging loose behind her neck. Her struggle with keeping the half-broken umbrella in place over her head propelled me to ask my driver to pull over. The window rolled … Continue reading Memories Of A Broken Umbrella (2 min read)

I Promise… (1 min read)

The crowd started clearing; a sheer veil of innumerable sky lanterns, shimmering like fireflies, had dotted the sky; their glimmer reflected in his eyes as he looked up yet failed to beguile him, for the flare of hope, in his heart, had started to wane. Twenty five years - it was long enough for a … Continue reading I Promise… (1 min read)

Before our story began…( 2 min read)

There was pin drop silence in the house. I swallowed nervously, then started scampering when I heard a footfall behind me. 'Are you running away?' The voice startled me. I turned around. He was looking at the┬ásuitcase in my hand. I sat down on the couch with a thud. Silence fell between us. He stayed … Continue reading Before our story began…( 2 min read)