I have always been a cat person. For some reason dogs always seemed less attractive and more dirty. But my disliking didn't last too long. It was mid of August in the year 2016. The rain had finally spared me my Sunday after washing away three in a row. Being an outdoor person I wanted… Continue reading Loaf of Bread
I vigorously shook the old, rusty and heavy metal gate open with my sweaty tired palms. And like every single time when I unlatched it, a corner in my brain whispered ‘This gate is twenty years old, as old as you are’. I rolled my neck back and forth before I pushed the very same… Continue reading The Cursed Mango Tree
Soft rays of light woke up Rama. He sluggishly opened his eyes, stretched his arms, pushed his blanket to the edge of the bed and got on his shaky old feet with the help of his old man’s stick. His blurry sight strained to find his glasses, which were seating on his bedside table. Spectacles… Continue reading You are beautiful
Era walked down the slope with heavy feet. Another day at college had disappointed her. Her hopes were crushed with in the first few days of college life but every day elevated the disparity. She was mercilessly bullied by every other person and she couldn’t figure why. She was just another student like many others.… Continue reading When Compassion Melts the Ruthless
A stray cat who I regularly fed had given birth in our backyard. We liked having them around but never thought of making these kitties indoor pets. But one fine morning we woke up to the horror of dead cats in our backyard. For a second we didn’t know what to do or what had… Continue reading Kitty who sucks his tail
Every other day a heart wrenching audio –visual clip of a stray animal surfaces and gets viral on the internet. Our heart yelps, we forward it to every other name in our contact list but once we are done with our daily dose of smart phone usage we forget about the sufferings of a stray… Continue reading Stringent laws against animal abuse
I was hurtling as speedily as my feet could. It wasn’t all easy to match up with a tall person’s walk, especially when one grows only five feet tall. Me and my tall friend were up for our daily evening after work chase to the bus stop. Neither of us had ever made it on… Continue reading Fifty Rupees Dude!