Thursday, July 16, 2020

Tanima Das

Tanima writes primarily because she loves to write. She usually finds it really hard to talk about herself.
12 WRITINGS

Losing Faith

“So, where did I come from, ma?”  “We got you from the nursing home,” answered my mother as she bunched up my scanty hair into...

Curse of the Cosmos

Once upon a time there lived a king named Kosm, to whom glory and might were kind. He ruled over a kingdom so vast...

A Stitch in Time

AD 3478 Ralph chewed onto the last bit of nail on his little finger as...

Sins And Virtues

I have been confined to this court room for almost a decade now. Earlier I used to travel a lot along with my master...

The Wagered Queen

  That dumb-ass husband of hers sat quiet, hidden from view. While she stood there, out in the open… lecherous eyes, lecherous grins bore through...

Second Chance

Ranjit knew that he had to dislodge the bullet from his right leg if he wanted to live. The searing pain seemed to radiate...

Skirmish to Annihilation

There she was, mangled and distorted beyond recognition, laid out on the huge table. Mit felt his eyes moisten as the air conditioner blazed...

For Christ’s Sake!

Alpana was putting away the breakfast dishes into the sink when a loud piercing wail was heard from the living room. She quickly washed...

Trapped into It

“Come this way,” whispered my elder sister as she pulled me to a corner. “Don’t go inside,” she cautioned me. “A huge man is waiting....

My Protector

Hi there! I am Shobha, 27 years old, working with a popular MNC in a busy city. I live with my parents and have...

Broken Olive Branch

Saima was passing by a posh coffee joint when the clouds above broke into a fine rain. She froze in her steps and was...

Beauty in the Beast

“I can’t do this, Vikram,” Sonia pleaded into the phone. “I respect you but I’d always feel pitied. Goodbye...”   She looked at her phone for...