Sinner

This flash fiction was written and first published on Tell-A-Tale during the Tornado Giveaway 2 by ‘The Book Club‘  She took a taxi from the airport to his office, a remote area near the oil-drilling site. It was a spur of a moment to come so far without informing anyone. She started before her courage deserted…

Yes, I am a fan!

This post was written for ‘Lessons Learned from Indians’, a unique initiative by Krish Murali Eswar. Their motto is to ‘Share Your Lessons Learned in Life with the World so that Others Learn from Your Life’.Corporates run innumerable leadership and team management programs, but I am not sure the source from which MS Dhoni draws…

Boomerang – Voices Old & New

Edit Aug 2015 Boomerang now available as a standalone short story on Amazon, published by Indireads. I wasn’t surprised when my short story ‘Boomerang’ was shortlisted in the Indireads Short Story competition in August 2014. I was sure about the plotline and its execution, what I wasn’t ready for the overwhelming popular votes and interest…

Difficult Yet Right… Maybe

Note: This article was written for ‘Lessons Learned from Indians’, a unique initiative by Krish Murali Eswar. Their motto is to ‘Share Your Lessons Learned in Life with the World so that Others Learn from Your Life’.When I got my first job everything was euphoric, first salary, first award, first promotion and… first stressful incident….

Short Story :: Temptations

Note: This story was written for Femina Fast Fiction. She watched Abhishek sit in the taxi from their fourth floor living room window. He looked up and waved at her, she lifted her hand in farewell and smiled, a smile which didn’t reach her eyes. Abhishek, her husband of two years, worked in merchant navy…

Venom & Elixir

Short Story   The little girl was standing at the threshold of the room, unable to understand the fuss around the two babies in the cribs beside her mother’s bed in the hospital.  Her mamaji, was standing at the only window in the room, deep in his thoughts and her mother was sobbing with occasional…