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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Muddy Paws of Negen Sherbotsky – K Hiten sai

She made her way, Overlooking at the dusty pathway, swinging her long yet elegant ears in rhythmic movements; she held herself in the free...

Mosquito bite – Biju Vargheese, Kerala

As I was growing old, I developed the unavoidable age related problems. I was getting fatter and I am in the beginning stages of...

Her House – Sreya Sarkar, Chicago

Urna rubbed her eyes and yawned. She must have dozed off on the kitchen counter. The half-finished glass of milk was sitting on one...

A Pair of hornbills – Vignesh Babu, Chennai

A pair of Great Hornbills were kissing each other and their yellow horns knocked every time they tried to do. They were immersed in...

The Stranger – Rashmi Pillai, Mumbai

  ‘When will this end? This is absolutely shameful,’ screamed the television news anchor on the debate. The molestation of some women who were out...

Art of Navigating through Loopholes in Rule Books – M.S.Menon, New Delhi

March, 1965, was a month of tremendous activities in my office since many official letters reached me informing the transfer of experienced engineers and...

A gift of divine love – Sriji Das, Pune

Ghanshyam baba was a beggar with an odd peculiarity. He stood at the crossroad outside his hamlet every day and begged the wayfarers to...

And a soldier cried – Dr Indrakhi Mandal, New Delhi

The night air was crystal clear without a hint of cloud or mist. High above, the stars shone, millions of them, like silver mukkaish...

The Peasant Girl – Jayanthi Sankar, Singapore

  Momo showed her slender porcelain smooth arms forward to show her swollen red wrists. In low sad voice with welled up eyes she bewailed,...

Cruel Rain – Jayaram Vengayil, Kozhikode, Kerala

Though it was so many years ago, the day she returned from the far away land was etched in his memory as if it...