The old man and the red bicycle 

The old man and the red bicycle 

The Old Man and the Red bicycle “From this new year I will be more health conscious. I will eat right, drink lots of water and walk more”, I announced at the dinner table on the New Year’s Eve. My husband, busy watching a TV show, for a second turned his neck, looked...
Deal with Satan

Deal with Satan

Time and Tide wait for none. Looking at herself in the mirror Mira heaved a sigh of grief. Yesteryear’s leading heroine, the dream-girl of millions, also could not escape the law of nature. Age has started showing its sign on her face. Her earlier appeal was fast...
The Return

The Return

The alarm announced 7 am loudly. I groped the bed with closed eyes to discover the source of sound. But someone else came to rescue and turned it off. Bright sunlight was flooding the room. “Close the curtains Rhea”, I shouted like always. Brisk footsteps followed the...
In Search of Serenity

In Search of Serenity

Words. They can be your strongest friend or the greatest foe. They can help you and also betray you at a crucial point. Like now, I have to submit my new story to the publisher by this month and they are avoiding me. Eating french fries with the money already taken as...