Short story – Straight from the heart

As my feet dragged towards college, the usual park that lay by en route wore a rather colorful atmosphere today. Intrigued and looking closer into the park, eyes fell on a neatly clad boy with a rose in his hand that hid behind his back with his gaze fixed to the ground and facing a…

Short Story – When we met

It had been a long time since I kept wandering. As I had walked along the path, I met many faces bringing smile to their lips, by helping them fetch some money in the trade of business. My parents had molded my liquid state into solid, making me fit to face this world. But they…

Short Story – Gone with the wind

It was the marriage of my best friend’s daughter today. The guests of the event had all assembled to witness it and the very near and dear to the family waited eagerly to witness the auspicious moment. The convention hall beside the temple was lively with the chit chats of people peeping into what each…

Short Story – Who will cry when I die?

It’s been almost thirty six years since the time we both were married. I put my mind back to the night when my eyes had first fell on her. It was a full moon night with the chilling breeze cutting the skin. And there she was walking all alone advancing further into the night, unconcerned with…

Short Story – Introduce yourself

‘So Miss Sonia, please introduce yourself?’ I threw a question to my last onlooker of the day greeting her with a professional smile reading her name out from her resume. ‘Hello Sir, Good afternoon this is Sonia. I have completed my Masters from Knowledge University with 82% distinction. Born and brought up in Bangalore. My…

Short Story-Muddy Marbles

Muddy marbles is one of the short stories from the book ‘Imprints-colors of life’ authored by me and friend.