Tag Archives: kindness

That could be me

can you help me feel a bit better and much less bitter about my bitumeny, gravelly self? can you make me feel that i deserve to be and at times, some more too? send me a letter, all flowery and … Continue reading

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Effulgence

It was a day of self-indulgence: she bought everything she didn’t need, rarely glancing at the price-tags and ┬ánever dissuaded by them. Her garishly painted nails tapped the glass-counter a tad impatiently as the clerk did the billing. “Shall I … Continue reading

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Short short story

It was 8:25 in the morning. The group of sarkari babus among whom she counted herself sauntered over to their bus at a leisurely pace, expecting Yadavji to wait, in the same servile way that the rest of the country … Continue reading

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