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Floating on a Cloud

I had grown up reading an Urdu couplet which said (translated version) Develop your individuality to the extent That God…

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Fame and Fortune

How I love controversies surrounding my books? It puts me straight into the league of a Salman Rushdie or Taslima…

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Dreams

An arranged marriage with Sameer had brought her to this country. Her life appeared to be gray and dreary like…

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Excess

Carried to the other end Success becomes excess.   For All New Writers’ Quote Challenge -17 at Haddons Musings ALL…

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Underbelly

Under the tough exterior lies a lot of pain. Neanderthals deserted by civilization Denied dignity, leading to Endemic violence Raw…

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Woman

The red truck parked in the middle of the road, coupled with her looks created discomfort  in the bazaar. Unaware…

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The Larger Issue

The villagers had not received food supplies for the last two weeks. Children were not let out of their homes.…

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Sober Peter

Peter had been the sober, obedient child in the family. His mother had a soft corner for him, and supported…

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Mystery

Whatever brought Strangers in your bed, Lovers of my beloved, pyramided on the window-sill, against the disappearing wall.   the…

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Narcissism

She lives in a house with magic mirrors simulated reality woven with dreams unprecedented warmth engulfs her in the gigantic bubble of…