Category: Short Story

  • “Just Breathe”

    Tossing and turning, trying to concentrate on her breathing was not working again tonight. Misha finally gave up and tried to get out of the bed. It was only 3:30 am. She felt empty inside yet full of emotions. Her eyes hurt from the constant crying. She put some eye drops sitting up in the […]

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  • “The Plan”

    It was a plain not at all exciting morning. Mrs. Shukla was trying hard to gulp down the Green Tea suggested by her elder sister who now looked like the youngest of the three siblings. The To-Do list of “the day” had cobwebs growing on them, she had no more excuses left, it was time […]

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  • “Sweet Dreams”

    Today is the day I know I will lose it again. I wake up with dried-up tears on the corners of my eyes. The fresh ones getting ready to slip out. It will be that kind of day. I blame it on the dream I had. I have been having this dream since I was […]

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  • “Bellini”

    I had agreed to accompany mom to her friend’s 40th Anniversary celebration. It wasn’t a big deal honestly since I had no plans for the weekend. With the extremely well organized and huge area, parking was easy to find. The mesmeric sound of really old Bollywood songs along with the pleasant breeze of the early […]

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