Random Ramblings 4

With “The Social Network” being such a hit (critically and audience wise), it was decided to have a film made after Twitter as well. But the makers had no choice after a while but to shelve it. They gave the reason that they had no space for character development. Plus they had to use only … Continue reading

Ransom at a Price – 1

He came to his senses when the vehicle slowed down. The road, he sensed was in poor condition and the ride tended to get bumpy. The car picked up speed again and came to a screeching halt after sometime, by when he was fully awake. He couldn’t see where they were headed as he was … Continue reading

Child’s play

As the relatives and parents rejoiced and celebrated the new arrival in the room, the 4 year old kid looked on in silence….   The story that I had submitted for the “Flash Fiction” competition at MICA. The theme was “Jealousy“. Your comments, please

A Bittersweet Life

One late autumn night, the disciple awoke crying. So the master asked the disciple, “Did you have a nightmare?” “No.” “Did you have a sad dream?” “No,” said the disciple. “I had a sweet dream.” “Then why are you crying so sadly?” The disciple wiped his tears away and quietly answered, “Because the dream I … Continue reading