short story #3: Not a run-of-the-mill fairy tale!

Once upon a time, in a faraway land called Twistopia, there lived a young prince named Pleasant. He'd grown up into a decent, intelligent man. One fateful day, while Pleasant was roaming about, admiring the beauty of his kingdom he was kidnapped by Nagini - an evil dragon. Luckily for Pleasant, his cries for help … Continue reading short story #3: Not a run-of-the-mill fairy tale!

#AtoZChallenge: X? (tiny tale #31)

"Okay. Who can tell me the value of x in this question?", asked the teacher. As her students raced to be the first to solve the problem, the young teacher's memories took her back to the time when she was a student… (A flashback to 20 years before the present day) "Swati, have you been … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge: X? (tiny tale #31)

#AtoZChallenge: Picking up pieces (tiny tale #24)

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He bent to pick up the pieces of her that were scattered across the floor. He had been doing it for a while and that day he decided that he couldn't do it anymore. "That's it. I'm going to buy her something to help with the hair fall!", he resolved to himself. Author's Note: I'd my … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge: Picking up pieces (tiny tale #24)

The Time zone problem!

I could be a morning person if only mornings happened around noon. Early mornings are not my cup of tea. No amount of tea can make mornings better for me. (I was never really into coffee. I'll choose tea over coffee any day!) Anyway, now that I've established that I'm not a morning person, it shouldn't … Continue reading The Time zone problem!