Posts by Guest Writer

I Will Fix You

  I am the moment; The moment at the back of your spine Which crawls up inch by inch, And embraces your neckline.   Traces of stardust fall all around

Broken Wings

They told me That depression hits you In the dark hours of night During the ticking of clock, And hooting of owls; But it hits me When I’m smiling ear

Are You Lost There?

You look so beautiful when you are lost. You walk on the road with your hands in your pocket, no set of earphones distracting you, no smartphone making you smarter,

Of Empty Streets

Far from this bustle, there lies a little town with life, seemingly gone and forbidden. Faint voices, one can hear through the broken walls and the rusty windows. They speak

My Love Story

No. It’s impossible.   A romantic story just isn’t possible for me. I shut my laptop a little harder than my faithful friend deserved. No matter how many silly love

The Unreturned Favours

“It’s going to get over soon, Rachana. Hurry! Watch your son addressing these foreign students.” Rajiv had an air of satiated excitement in his words as he forcefully tried to

Insecurities

Insecurities – the ones that you hide under the touch of your jeans, the tuck of your hair behind your ear, the suppressed smile.   How long has it been

The Finale

I didn’t know what was worse, being stuck because of the rains or being stuck in the worst imaginable place! As I sat in my car looking out at the

Queens Don’t Cry

Marren walked out on to the stage, nervous as heck. The heat emitted from the spotlight did nothing but aggravate her anxiety. It was vicious, rushing through her veins at

Chemo

“You’ll have to look conventional. Did you get that?” whispered the voice over the phone.   “Yes, I’ll take care of that,” he responded with a quiver in his voice.