six word story #40 (And it won an award!)

Chose money over his own country. Written in response to last week's #SixWordStoryChallenge prompt: Treason (Check this link for more six-word stories inspired by this prompt!) Please click here to read the six word stories that I've previously published on this blog. Thanks to Sara from Wonderwall for hosting this amazing challenge! 🙂 The #SixWordStoryChallenge … Continue reading six word story #40 (And it won an award!)


Three Line Tale #5: Déjà vu

When Harry and Ron volunteered to drop off the kids at Platform  9 ¾, never in their wildest dreams did Ginny and Hermione imagine, that their husbands might have plans to recreate their rather adventurous second-year arrival at Hogwarts. The Ford Anglia had been recovered, restored and magically expanded to fit Harry, Ron, James, Rose, Albus, … Continue reading Three Line Tale #5: Déjà vu

short story #6: The start of something new…

Against the backdrop of the dark night sky, the La Tour Eiffel was the crowning glory for the city of love. Mia drank in the splendid sight in front of her. At 24, it was her first solo trip and the view was well worth the effort. "Who goes to the city of love on … Continue reading short story #6: The start of something new…

tiny tale #46: Void…

On their first wedding anniversary, they got a beautiful, silver photo frame. Years later, he still can't bring himself to get rid of it.. the only physical reminder of her. The flowers beside it never wilted, unlike his marriage The frame remained empty, much like his broken heart. (280 characters) This post was written in response … Continue reading tiny tale #46: Void…

Third blogiversary!🎂 Join the blog party. 🎉🎉🎉

Yay. My Random Ramblings turned three this Sunday! Three down, forever to go. (*cough cough* well, as long as I'm alive and sane enough to know my way around WordPress, but let's still go with forever!) I know it's a bit late to post this, but hey, as they say, better late than never. I … Continue reading Third blogiversary!🎂 Join the blog party. 🎉🎉🎉

short story #5: Verisimilitude

verisimilitude (noun): the quality of seeming true or of having the appearance of reality. The funny thing about life is that things are never quite what they appear to be. Humans are the most intelligent and resourceful creatures in this planet. It's no wonder that they are also extremely skilfull when it comes to covering … Continue reading short story #5: Verisimilitude

short story #4: When I tell the truth…

Update 1: Woohoo! This post was selected as one of the Featured Posts on IndiBlogger, the biggest community of Indian Bloggers! 😀 Update 2: It has been a selected as a WOW post by! Saina was an only child. Born into the family after years of treatments and prayers, she was her father's little princess … Continue reading short story #4: When I tell the truth…

six word story #39

Not all princesses wear sparkly tiaras... Note: Modern-world princesses are too busy living their lives and helping others that they don't care the least about shiny, sparkly tiaras! And I'm pretty sure that every one of us can think of someone who's a true princess by virtue of her heart of gold, and not by … Continue reading six word story #39

Three Line Tale #4: The paw painter!

She came home to a find her snow-white puppy was covered in any colour but white! A quick trip to her art room revealed the reason. Biscuit had somehow managed to get in, yet again. © 2018 Shweta Suresh. All rights reserved. Written in response to prompt by Three Line Tales. Thanks to Sonya for hosting … Continue reading Three Line Tale #4: The paw painter!

Dear Chester,

Dear Chester, I can't quite believe that you've been gone for over a year. It seems as if it were yesterday that I heard that shocking news for the first time. I stared blankly, reading and re-reading the message. Surely, it couldn't be true! The message didn't sink in then. Neither did it sink in … Continue reading Dear Chester,