Stories, Writing

Overkilled

*Ding Dong* "New arrival. Please proceed to the nearest entrance on your left." He opened his eyes and followed the instructions. The entrance led to a crowd of grey haired fellows carrying around baskets as swiftly as teens. An old woman in a baseball hat and an intimidating shade of lipstick approached him. "Newbie, here's… Continue reading Overkilled

Letters

Howdy Partners

Well, they say it isn't right to dwell in the past but here I am. Yesterday was English Language Day. And also my bestie's birthday.(Hear me bestie? Happy birthday again. No, happy belated birthday!) Apparently my buddy is lucky enough to have the same birthday as Mr. Shakespeare! We owe this guy for quite a… Continue reading Howdy Partners

Prose, Writing

Au revoir 2020 (hoping we never meet again)

The darkness of winter awaits the spring. A lone bird waits to take flight at the opportune moment. I watch it with eager eyes from my bedroom window. 2020 has been quite an eventful year for not just me, but everyone. It is the year which will be spoken of often in times to come… Continue reading Au revoir 2020 (hoping we never meet again)

Stories, Writing

It’s Called Exaggeration.

"I had frozen in trepidation. She was standing before me her dark eyes watching silently. They were hollow. The black around her eyes smudged till her eyebrows. The red around her mouth dripping till the chin though her teeth were perfectly pearly white. Her thin arms were stretched away from her waist and the same… Continue reading It’s Called Exaggeration.