Behind the Mask

She seemed quiet, reserved Or so it was generally observed By the ones who didn't know her She seemed shy Though they knew not why Her mask remained in place Until friendship claimed the space Her true boisterous self was known Only to a select few Her inner circle that rarely grew This verse was … Continue reading Behind the Mask

The list that changed everything

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She made a list, One that kept growing, As the lockdown was extended, Again, and again. She wanted to, Go out without fear (hopefully without a mask!), To live in a world where, "entry" was not restricted, Go on a shopping spree, Visit friends and family, Dine out with her loved ones, Order her favourite … Continue reading The list that changed everything

six word story #50: The startling mid-flight announcement

Anyone onboard with a pilot license?This post was written in response to Fandango's One Word Challenge for the day: anyone. Click on the link to know more about this challenge and to read entries from my fellow bloggers.Please click here to read the six word stories that I've previously published on this blog.Please don't hesitate … Continue reading six word story #50: The startling mid-flight announcement

tiny tale #61: The nature reserve

The scene before them was alarming. In place of the foot trail, now there was a dirt road. Soon it would be a highway, or so they had heard the forest ranger say. The nature reserve would no longer be theirs alone. They'd have to share it with the humans. So, do you have any … Continue reading tiny tale #61: The nature reserve

six word story #47

They gasped. The masterpiece was missing! This post was written in response to Fandango's One-Word Challenge for the day: masterpiece and my own Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (#6WSP): surprise. Click on the links to know more about these challenges and to read entries from my fellow bloggers. Please click here to read the six word … Continue reading six word story #47