कहते हैं वो घर सुखी होते हैंजहां औरतें कम बोलती हैं,उनकी चुप्पी की बुनियादपर खड़े होते हैंखुशियों के शीश महल, भर जाती हैं उनकी झोलियाँहज़ारों सुखों से।एक चुप परवो कहते हैं नासौ सुख वारते हैं…और ताउम्र की चुप्पी पर? गुज़र जाती हैउनकी ज़िंदगीसिर्फ एक उसूल पर,वो जानती हैंबोलने के गुनाहों केमाफीनामे नही बनते। कटघरे बनते … Continue reading तो क्या मिल जाते हैं चुप रहने वाली औरतों को सौ सुख?
Friends, after trying hard for one long year to find a place in Muse of the Month, a monthly short story writing contest held by Women's Web, here is my story "Sister Stranger Saviour" that makes it to the annual anthology. Woven around a prompt from Amanda Lovelace's poem, do read it here. https://www.womensweb.in/2019/12/sister-stranger-saviour-dec19wk3sr/ Happy … Continue reading Muse of the Month
She was seven when she walked into the twenty-two yards. The hefty bat at variance with her petite frame. They traded the sport with a coy doll and told her that it wasn’t meant for her at all. A girl who loved numbers wasn’t a norm you see, So, she was happily married to … Continue reading A World Within Her!
There were some yellow stains on his shirt. She couldn't get them away, The detergent didn't help much She tried, anyway. "They" saw the yellow stains, Nothing could be worse! His "honour" was at stake Couldn't she have rubbed enough? Those yellow stains would stay As long as she chose her way, With her life … Continue reading Yellow Stains
Hey! You... The lady with the most unkempt hair Did you just brush off layers from those medallions up there? I'm talking to you.... My lady...with the most unkempt hair. Can you put aside your ladle for a little while and lend me an ear... A stolen moment... What? Don’t tell me now that the … Continue reading The Lady with the most Unkempt Hair