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buraa na maano Holi hai!

Holi was always the most favorite of all the festivals with us kids. Nothing in the world would…could dim the enthusiasm that mounted with each passing day, as ‘the festival of festivals’ approached nigh. How could it, with the air itself … Continue reading

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बेवफ़ा उसे न कहो

ये और बात है, के लगता आज बेपरवाह है वो, के हवा दी थी उसी ने, इन मुहब्बत के जज़्बों को। आज उसके किये वादे की कीमत कुछ नहीं है तो, दिलबर था वो मेरा, अब बुरा उसे न कहो। … Continue reading

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Ah Train!

I lie awake many a night, And I listen to that train. You hugged me tight, kissed my head, And you boarded your train. “My love, I’ll see you soon.” And you never came again! I lie awake many a … Continue reading

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Busy…

Eyes on target, mouth’s but a straight line; Body and heart and soul all alike unwound. Busy is the world as it goes, For riches, and success, and pursuits abound. “Friends, and love…and life, o’ wait! I’m headed for the … Continue reading

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We love him with all our hearts…and salute our soldier, our pride!

“Ahh!” Suddenly there was shooting pain in his head, from having been hit with something heavy and metal, his grip loosening on the cricket bat he had been playing with a couple of minutes ago; hardly out of the shock … Continue reading

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Saba – my entry to the GetPublished contest

This is Saba’s love story in its various shades…its nuances. Saba, a shy girl sought out by Sameer, to be his sweetheart–sought out from the bunch of girls he always found her with, out of the world of her shyness, … Continue reading

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The lost (crowning) glory

I used to be ‘the girl with the thick long black shiny straight hair right out of a shampoo ad’ for quite some time, that is, until I met and befriended the girl who had seen me wear my hair … Continue reading

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Abashed!

The very thought of meeting a Neurologist can be quite nerve-raking! I got myself to see one yesterday, not only after a few days of fretting and postponing getting an appointment…it actually took putting some will power and lots of … Continue reading

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a story

A beep brought her attention to her mobile and the message “delivered to Kumar” flashing on it. She unlocked the screen and switching the mobile off, shoved it deep down, to the bottom of her bag. If only memories could … Continue reading

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Ravi

“There are a lot of monkeys here, I suggest you go have your lunch under one of the trees in the garden diagonally opposite from here” said the parking area caretaker at Jamboodweep Hastinapur. “Move on a bit to the … Continue reading

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