I HAVE SEEN GOD-PART 2

Adapted from a real life story The beautiful, silvery-grey, shimmering deep blue almost vertical line of water made a loud, rumbling sound which could be heard a mile away as it hit the rocks below, frothed and bubbled and bounced off them to form a wider river which flowed slowly and solemnly, unlike the ever-frolicking […]

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I HAVE SEEN GOD-PART 1

Adapted from a real life story It was a clear day. The sky was a wonderful shade of sapphire and the brilliant rays of the sun were scattered in all directions, including the yellow-coloured private bus in which we sat, enjoying the ride. The atmosphere inside the bus was one of complete ecstasy: no one […]

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THE SILVER LINING

I glanced at the calendar on the wall in front of me. Two days had passed since we had become homeless. The people who had purchased our family home before we shifted to another country had put up with us for six months as it had proved almost impossible to look for a house during […]

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SCHOOL DIARIES-1

EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED With my black schoolbag on my shoulders, my head covered by the black hoodie of the jacket I had worn over my red T-shirt and my hands tucked into the pockets of the faded black jeans I was wearing, I trudged into classroom 6-D with my head down, looking at my red, […]

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Dadaji

It was a cold, stormy evening and the rain was pattering mercilessly on the streets of Navi Mumbai. Eight year old Parineeti was struggling on her way to the bus stop through the oncoming rush of rain. On reaching there soaked to the bone, she noticed five youths laughing and a gentleman in his seventies […]

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New Beginnings

I stood gaping at the scene in front of me in shock. I couldn’t believe it. My dreams, hopes and aspirations of becoming an entrepreneur which had finally come true after a lot of struggle and hardships, were lying in front of my eyes as a crumbled heap. It was as if, just an hour […]

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Happy Birthday, Mom!

I was lazing on the couch, staring at the fan after a hard day in college. Nothing had worked out well-I hadn’t completed my assignments, I had been sent out of the class for talking, my project had broken into a thousand pieces and I had fought with my best friend. Feeling really cranky, I […]

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