High above, 2017 flew, looking down. Christmas decorations still fluttered in the breeze in some places, while in others, Christmas seemed long-forgotten, people again accustomed to their monotonous routines. A new year had begun.
Dear readers, This piece was written for a competition. It is supposed to be a children's tale in not more than 1000 words. Please read through carefully, and please take some time to respond and provide feedback. I would really appreciate responses and feedback. The link to the competition is- https://writetheworld.com/competitions/23 Maleficent's Trap "The thorny… Continue reading Maleficent’s Trap
La fille marchent le long de la route ensoleille. Les fleurs fleurirent, et les oiseaux chantent. La fille s'appelle Matilda. Elle a une enfance tres triste. Les parents de Matilda etaient morts. Depuis, elle ne parle pas. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .… Continue reading Matilda
I was staring into the eyes of the girl who sat before me, with swollen red eyes, and a sad expression. In her ocean-blue eyes, I could see her incomplete story. “See, this is my story. This is what my life has been. And I didn’t enjoy it.” she said, in soft, remorseful tones. I… Continue reading Tortured
The gondola glided through the blue canal. By the peaceful looks on the faces of the occupants of the gondola, none would have guessed the nature of this last journey- a journey to death. The gondola was headed to the Basilica of Santa Maria della Salute. The two wrongdoers would not have been in their sane… Continue reading The Revenge
A silent tear rolled down her cheek, and she wiped it away with a strong hand. Why had the words made her cry? She was left wondering. . . . Practice had been her one and only occupation of time. As her trained hand flew lightly over the strings of her old and dusty guitar,… Continue reading Defeating Unfairness
Well, do you believe in heaven? Over the years, though people have continued to question the decision whether such a place really exists above our earth, but I don't have a firm answer. So let me introduce you to the Hayanak Civilisation- a fictional place in the blue skies above us. The white clouds surround… Continue reading Fictional Cartography