One Thing I Love about Me #ThankfulThursdays

One Thing I Love about Me #ThankfulThursdays

There is a certain clarity that comes with being on the receiving end of jabs from everyone around you as a child. Thanks to getting picked upon for having a physical built on the heavier side, public-speaking issues arising from a less-than-articulate speech or the constant feeling of victimisation that comes from an oversensitive nature, …

The Decision #FridayFotoFiction

The Decision #FridayFotoFiction

She gazed at the fire without blinking.  The cacophony created by the fusion of numerous sounds like the chanting of mantras, the non-stop banter of friends and relatives or her irritatingly teasing cousins would’ve driven her up the wall on any other day; today had other pressing matters. She had given her consent to this …

Friendship #writebravely

Friendship #writebravely

“I will not talk in the class again.” Chirag had to write on the board, 20 times. His friends in the first row cheered him on in hushed tones, “Hurry up!”  Their teacher heard it on the last row and smiled.  A wave of nostalgia engulfed her. Naughtiness sure helped one find friendship in school! …

Caught red-handed #FridayFotoFiction

Caught red-handed #FridayFotoFiction

She bit her lip to avoid screaming out loud whenever her smooth skin brushed against the rough greasy interior of the car trunk. She felt disgusted, filthy but this was imperative. His behaviour of late had aroused a lot of suspicion. His offhand attitude paired with frequent implausible excuses had made her take this extreme …