Short Story| Intertwined Souls

Background: I wrote this story way back in 2016. I was in college and had a crush on this boy that I just couldn’t get myself to talk to. We did talk a little but I was TOO awkward to really make a move. So I wrote this story about our awkward encounters. It is…

Short Story| Of Love & Lobsters

*Reposting this for Valentine’s Day!* “Flight no.213 is now boarding from Gate No.22!“ The announcement broke her out of her reverie. She looked around to make sure her laptop bag and purse were on her. Her head seemed heavy – she decided to sleep the minute she settled into her seat on the flight. She…

To The One That Got Away

To The-One-That-Got-Away, It’s Valentine’s Day soon and somehow I can’t stop thinking about how we spent it together last year. It felt like destiny (to me) that first moment our eyes met. The loud music of the party ceased to ring in my ears, all I could hear was the thumping of my heart. Flushed,…

Emergency (Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #61)

*This post is in response to Shweta’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt. The prompt for this week is – Emergency.* If you haven’t heard about this challenge – every week Shweta posts a prompt and we have to come up with a whole story using only 6 words including the prompt. It is such a…

Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #59 – Family

Participating in this week’s Saturday 6WSP challenge and the prompt is Family. Here are my six word stories on family : Vows exchanged, they became a family. Wanderer’s dream: coming home to family! Sonogram confirmed their family was expanding. They loved, families disapproved- Shakespeare wrote. Let me know what you thought about my six word…

Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #57 – Need

Participating in this week’s Saturday 6WSP challenge and the prompt is NEED. Here are some six words stories that I came up with : 1. My need for you consumes me. 2. Do I want or need you? 3. His wallet couldn’t meet her needs. 4. What a woman needs? Some independence! 5. Her needs…

Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #56 – Water

I’ve seen a lot of bloggers that I follow take part in the Saturday Six Word Story Prompt hosted by Shweta Suresh. So I decided to give it a try as well since it seemed like a fun challenge. Prompt for Week #56 (Sep 19, 2020 – Sep 25, 2020) – WATER Here are my…

Short Story| BELIEVE

Note: I enjoyed writing short stories when I was younger. I have lost touch with writing stories over the past few years, this is my attempt at getting back at it. She checked her phone again, her mind sprinting through the labyrinth of possibilities. She argued with all the fears in her mind, it wasn’t…

Love, Love, Love: Real people and their real emotions

Its less than two weeks to Valentine’s day. My head is filled with thoughts about love. In a few days from today, people will start showering each other with gifts, cards, roses, chocolates as a way to show their love to one another. A few others will watch from the sidelines,  frowning down upon this…