A Picnic in the Woods

“8, 9, 10…, I am coming!” Tim shouted and turned around to look for Percy. “Percy, I know you are there. Don’t be oversmart. I will come find you.” The two boys were playing hide-and-seek in the woods. They had come for a school picnic in the nearby resort which had its opening into a … Read more

Beth And Her Guitar

Fandango is the host of Fandango Story Starter. This week’s Story Starter teaser is: I heard the music as I entered the room, but all that was there… ****** “I heard the music as I entered the room, but all that was there was a guitar, placed on the old wooden table. No one was there.” … Read more

Blacky and Milky

“Bro, I have heard them talk about me being bad luck.” Blacky, the black crow said. “I know. Why is that? They even shoo you away from their terraces or balconies.”Milky, the white crow asked. “I have no idea. If it is about our unpleasant voice, you also have the same voice. But they don’t … Read more

The Castle of Her Dreams

Jessy tossed and turned in her sleep as the image became clearer. She wanted to touch it but she could not. She reached out for those clouds but she could grab nothing. Amidst that uneasiness, her eyes opened and she sat on her bed with her face drenched in sweat. She grabbed her towel lying … Read more

My Piece of Heart

“Here you go!” Sid drew a heart with the chalk on the coffee bench they were sitting. “Come on! You know it wont stick even for few days.” Shrishti giggled. “I know! But you asked me to draw something permanent and it was the only thing that came to my mind. Besides, my intention was … Read more

Lost But Not Expired

Exhausted and lost, she sat on the bench and gasped for breath. It had been more than 10 days since she left home. Staying away from home at this young age was not easy. But she had promises to keep which she had made to herself and her family. A hope lurked onto her from … Read more