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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Infected Cow – Narain Rao, Balijipeta

THE INFECTED COW Have you ever seen Vinayam when she is in full red on her beetled lips? Vinayam is pitch-black in complexion as if...

Love at Silly Point – Akshat Shukla, Uthar Pradesh

Mumps, measles, and puppy love are terrible after twenty–– Mignon Mclaughlin Let’s set the clock back four years. Yes, that’s when I realized how complex...

Struggle for Existence – Arijit Mukherjee, West Bengal

He was sitting by the window leaning against his study table, his vision was hollow, didn’t focus on anything particular. It was raining outside,...

Prospects – Mehak Jain, Punjab

Prospects It was way past early morning and the sun peeped through the window. As the bright yellow rays kissed her cheeks, she rubbed her...

A promise to my mom – Prerna Pujari, Rajasthan

Our unit has arrested some terrorists today. To grab them, our soldiers had to fight hard. We were all celebrating our victory. All...

Perseverance – Lily Singh, Baroda

  It was the onset of spring. The birds chirped, bees hummed, flowers bloomed and the ambience was pink with love, and orange with bubbling...

Words for a wordsmith – Anandita Tewari, Mumbai

The lamp was still there in the room, with too many wicks burning. The oil could flare away at any time and the flames...

Washed Away – Debasis Tripathy, Bengaluru

At a time when my corporate career spanning three long decades was going nowhere and I’d lost interest in city life, I felt the...

The Sleeping River – Narain Rao, Balijipeta

I heard last night, the statue of our village goddess moaning in low sounds like those from a baby who just finished crying. Only I...

The Great Internet Cosmopolis – George Tom, Bangalore

The internet is a marvellous place to live in.I spent my last weekend over there with wonder and I thought writing a guide to...