It’s An Emergency – Flash Fiction Story

A sign with emergency and a street name written on it

Reading Time: 2 minutes My girlfriend called me late at night. She screamed into my ear. ‘It’s an emergency! Get over here!’ And then hung up. I didn’t know what to think. It was three in the morning. My senses weren’t in… Read More

For Better or For Worse – Flash Fiction Story

A pair of black and red boxing gloves lying on a wooden table

Reading Time: 3 minutes I hate him and his damn corner. It’s the place between the bookcase and the sagging recliner. It’s where he always stands when he has something to tell me. And none of it is ever good. They are… Read More

Servant Girl Munni – Flash Fiction Story

A young girl in dirty clothes standing and staring from behind a wired fence

Reading Time: 2 minutes Munni stood behind the door, peeking through the crack she had discovered three days after her first day of joining. The girl’s mother had barely waited for her to turn eight before exerting her right as a parent… Read More

Helen Of Forks – Flash Fiction Story

Four stainless steel spoons crisscrossing in a square pattern against a black background

Reading Time: 2 minutes She should have been called ‘Helen of Forks’. Why? Her name is Helen. And she is the queen of forks. It began with a curiosity for pointed objects at the naïve age of five. A girl with tight… Read More

How I Reincarnate as a Writer – One Story at a Time

An abstract black and white image of a woman with a shaved head, her upper half face blurred

Reading Time: 6 minutes Hello! Good to have you here! It’s been some time since I’ve written about my writing eccentricities. My personal ones are as colorful, but I’ll save them for another day. They’re definitely not going anywhere. Writing fiction is… Read More

A Family Man – Flash Fiction Story

Black and white image of a wrecked ship in water

Reading Time: 2 minutes The man in the oversized cap looked at me as if something were missing. ‘Where’s your family?’ I couldn’t get away with a lie. ‘It’s just me.’ If the ship hadn’t been sinking, the man would’ve given me… Read More

The Kissing Maiden-Flash Fiction Story

A woman's pair of puckered red lips

Reading Time: 2 minutes Her lips were envied by the mighty and the weak. They were also adored and worshipped. Haunting ballads described them as magical, professing their power as life-giving and lethal. She wasn’t born from nobility, rather handpicked from hostility…. Read More

Elvis Presley Always Makes Me Cry – Flash Fiction Story

Black and white image of Elvis Presley singing and dancing

Reading Time: 2 minutes How can you lose what you never had? I tell myself when I’m feeling sad… Elvis Presley was a legend. But this song makes me wonder whether legends are just extraordinary people with ordinary problems. Heartache, loneliness, regrets,… Read More

Flash Fiction Story – Honorable Drug Lord

A man in a cap lighting a cigar

Reading Time: 2 minutes My father is a respected gangster. I’m just a pathetic thug. But I was born with credibility entrenched in my genes. I’m Simon Lobo’s only biological son. My father had other children, but they weren’t his. They were… Read More

Flash Fiction Story – Traitor John

A white bearded man holding his head and screaming

Reading Time: 2 minutes I am John’s brain. And I never shut up. Not even for a second. The man thinks he’s tormented. I say he’s blessed. What use is a brain if it’s dull and quiet? Why carry the extra weight… Read More

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