Short Stories

Co-authored Anthology

Eclipsed and Exiled

This short story was published in Rigorous, an international literary magazine.   Inspection - your most dreaded day of the month. It’s not that you…
Short Story

Flames of Faith

 19 June 1968, Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)   Please Maa, Rajendra is an honest man…meet him once, at least! Pitaji, please don’t finalise my wedding elsewhere,…
Short Story

Bullseye!

This short story won the second position in an annual writing event organised by Wordweavers.   Dreamers are losers…darn! I hate dreams. Act fast, act…
Short Story
A Jasmine Trail
Short Story
A Rainbow Love
Short Story
A Crimson Dawn
Short Story
Amor Fati – a story of new beginnings
Short Story
A Dawn of Hope
Short Story
The Solo Voice of Courage

Poetry

Poetry

The Legacy of Longing

{This was my entry for PenMuse-46 conducted by Penmancy in November, 2022, which fetched me the Second Position.}   The diaphanous sheets susurrate against the…
Poetry

A Charade of Longing

This poem was published in Borderless Journal in January, 2024.   The stockpile of melodies and memories of the love-drenched days I lost, masquerades the…
Poetry

I am NAARI

This poem was published in the TMYS Story Project - 12 (December, 2023). Given below is an excerpt of it.   Pre-destined to birth, nourish,…
Poetry
A Palette of Pride
Poetry
When Tangerine Met Teal     
Poetry
A Little More in Love
Poetry
An Amaranthine Alliance
Poetry
I Am
Poetry
Chasing the Rainbow

Flash Fiction

Flash Fiction

A Match Sui Generis

The roseate dawn tiptoes into my bedroom, heralding a new day…arguably, the most special one in my 24-year-old life. The white pigeon perches on the…
Flash Fiction

A Lavender Trail

This flash fiction was published in the international e-mag, The Wise Owl, in September, 2023.   You always enjoyed doing that to me, didn’t you,…
Flash Fiction

The Last Tango

The late afternoon sun gleamed on the Californian highlands, lighting up the horizon in rainbow flames. 13-year-old Ryan came out into their almond orchard, book…
Flash Fiction
And the Stars Shone
Flash Fiction
Embers of Hope…Flames of Happiness
Co-authored Anthology
Neighbourly Tales
Flash Fiction
Sister Act
Flash Fiction
Highway to Happiness
Flash Fiction
The Sacred Sinner

Book Reviews

Book Review

Stars from the Borderless Sea

Book: Stars from the Borderless Sea Author: Dr Shalini Mullick Genre: Romance Publisher: Readomania It’s the soul-stirring title and the haunting cover image that act…
Book Review

The People Tree by Beetashok Chatterjee

When a widely travelled person with a wealth of experience behind him, chooses to wield the pen, the result is an engaging collection of fourteen…
Book Review

Myriad of Dreams by Nisha Tandon

When one’s deep-seated emotions skim to the surface and find a voice, the result is a soul-stirring anthology of poems called Myriad of Dreams! Myriad…
Book Review
Book Review – The Fairly Ordinary Princess by Khushboo Shah
Book Review
Recipe for a Perfect Marriage by Women’s Web
Book Review
The Mussoorie Murders – Book Review
Book Review
Book Review – A Quantum Healing System by Lakshmi Ajoy
Book Review
Eclectic Emotions by Debashree Basak
Book Review
Book Review – MAYDAY! by Beetashok Chatterjee

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