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Fiction Romance

The Little Things

Six years laterWe find ourselvesOn two ends of the same couchAt the reception of the restaurantWe once frequented.We settle in discomfortAvoiding talks of nostalgiaFor visiting old loveAlso means revisiting old wounds.Your mind is lost in deep thought,Eyes wait in anticipation,Your lucky outfit-White shirt, beige trousersStill your most wornFor date nightsAnd impromptu meetings.It’s been six yearsSince […]

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Contemporary Fiction Friendship

An Ode To The Night Sky

An Ode To The Night Sky I placed my hands on the parapet of a balcony and rested my head on them as I let out a sigh while staring into the nothingness of the night. It was a little after sunset, the panoramic and concrete view of the city was visible from my flat […]

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Contemporary Fiction Romance

By the sea

I sit by the window, stretch lazily and smile. Mayank is sitting right there, sipping on his coffee, just a little around sunrise, looking at me and at the waves in the distance. We pulled an all-nighter last night, talking. It is still dark inside. “You haven’t written in a while,” he says. “I write […]

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Fiction

My Moving Journey

First things first, moving out or change in general can be an emotionally difficult process. Yes, there’s a sense of excitement that comes with new beginnings but a lot of work needs to be done when it comes to shifting an entire household (or getting work done in the house unless you have professional help […]

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Contemporary Fiction Friendship

The Coldest Night

It was around 8 pm. News channels were abuzz about Mumbai hitting its coldest day this month. Seated in the backyard of a tall building while trying to keep a bonfire running, I settled in with grief, despair and a part of dreams in my hand. I was about to hit my mid thirties- a […]