Tuesday, May 26, 2020

ArtoonsInn

99 WRITINGS

Co-existence

It was the early nineteenth century and a huge country with abundant resources was being colonised by the merchants, in phases. Another ship arrived...

The bench

"You did not even respond to my birthday wishes on Facebook, Ryan. We haven't spoken in the last 2.5 years, I know, but you...

The Magical Trip

Kshitij and Shonali were Geologists went for 2 day trekking trip with friends in mountain forests. Excited to explore new adventure, they reached the...

The Chatterbox

It might sound weird, but I belong to a pretty ‘SERIOUS’ family. Between me, my parents and my siblings, we hardly ever had any...

A Mother is Born

She needed an urgent c-section, the gynecologist had just informed at what was supposed to be her regular 37 weeks checkup. The baby was...

Heaven

'Where's the food I had left in that plate?! ' shouted the man. The woman calmly replied, 'was'nt that supposed to be eaten... Was...

I BEG YOUR PARDON

It was 5am in the morning; 17 years old Piya woke up from her sleep. She was feeling extremely hot and her night dress...

Love thy nature

“What about a real life story, Mom?”John asked. “So, you want to hear a real life story?” Rebecca glanced and started telling him a new...

NEVER TAKE YOUR MOTHER FOR GRANTED

It was Easter Sunday. Mr. George was hosting an egg-hunt party in the sprawling garden of his house filled with enthusiastic kids. The party was...

Karma calling!

The grainy feel of  golden sand, gigantic waves crashing against the shore, seagulls screeching, the neon blue sky threaded with silver and a refreshing...

Selfishly stern for a day

Mother and selfish, can you ever envisage these words together? But that's exactly what she decided one day. Just as an angry mother punishes...

If the Earth became selfish for a day

She wept. Her bosom quivered, a quake was born. She purged her disappointment in a Tsunami of tears. She was wretchedly distraught. Her errant...

Tethers

The beads and chains, Of custom and tradition, The inking of my face, The branding, in your name; Will not ground me! Rebellious my eyes Resolute my lips, My longing to...

An Imaginary City

As I was thinking of an imaginary city, The one who created it must really be witty. Do you know the place name? Well, it’s called …....

Woman’s World!

Walking, into the deep, dense but inhabited mind forest, I chanced upon a well. Happily drinking water I peeped inside. I stared at a...

The epic

Criticizing women in every circumstance has always been a heart wrenching truth in the patriarchal world we live in. People regret only when they never...