I’ve missed you …!

A screeching sound of a car braking suddenly and a burst of yelling with expletives!! But nothing can stop Puffie as he ran behind Avi. Avi on hearing the screeching and yelling had momentarily looked back but seeing Puffie fine, he had kept running. Puffie ran as fast as he could to catch up withContinue reading “I’ve missed you …!”

Old fashioned mockery

I pressed down at the accelerator with all my might, with the other foot inches away from the brake, should things go out of control. The engine whirred as if ready to shoot off like a missile into the space! The car jerked wildly, lurched forward, ready to begin its journey, but seconds later theContinue reading “Old fashioned mockery”

The changing paradigm of the poke

Done??! I asked, quite bewildered as I had felt nothing. Yes, it is, and congratulations, Ma’m, for completing this milestone, she said. I thanked her and breathed a sigh of relief. A milestone indeed! I shook my head in disbelief at what a change it has been on how we have moved from utmost horrifyingContinue reading “The changing paradigm of the poke”

How the world has changed!

Through a pre-schooler’s eyes Little Hannah was playing on her balcony with her dolls. She had planned an elaborate birthday party and was busy entertaining her kids. While playing the perfect hostess, she was startled to hear squeals of laughter from the balcony next door. Alarmed, she ran inside her apartment. In her haste sheContinue reading “How the world has changed!”

Rant of a workaholic

[This is a work of fiction. The names and any resemblance to any individual or incidence are purely coincidental] The temple bells were a rude awakening that another day has dawned. The soothing sound of chimes failed to stir up my tired mind and body, and groggily, I stopped the alarm. Involuntarily, as if itContinue reading “Rant of a workaholic”