Category: Short stories

Atoned

(my contest entry for the theme Fantasmo) 326 BC The temple bells rang in unison, the dark clouds competing in their race across the night sky, the heavy masses crashing into each other. The Chenab had swelled to dangerous levels threatening to drown the entire … Continue reading Atoned

Chimera…

#flashfiction story entry for a 500-word contest. Topic “Alter: you seem different…” Her chest heaved heavily as her rage surpassed all boundaries, the skies filled with her shrieking laughter, her furious gaze fell on the demon armies. ‘Raktabeeja’ was at his ravaging best marauding the … Continue reading Chimera…

Smile…

Prabha always smiled. Her simper being the talk of her little village caught in the throes of poverty and disdain.  She smiled at the visiting mourners with a namaste as they attended her mother’s funeral when she was barely a teen, earning her contemptuously lecherous … Continue reading Smile…