The Call
The Call   The time on the wall clock read 2:45 a.m., but Nanthan couldn’t sleep.  In fact, he dared not, at least not while he was still in the office.   He suppressed a yawn.  The graveyard shift was
Broken Vows
Broken Vows   There have been times when Latha felt as if she couldn’t go on anymore.  After 12 years of marriage, her husband suddenly decided that he wants a divorce.  No explanations, except that he just fell out of
Among the Stars
Among the Stars   Kala lost her husband when she was only two months pregnant with their first child.  They had been married for a year when they found out she was pregnant.  They have been waiting for this precious
A Blessing in Disguise ( Tamil Short Story)
A Blessing in Disguise   (Short story took place in London England) She had been sitting behind the wheel for the last hour.  Traffic was terrible and she had to call to cancel her meeting with a client explaining that
A Little Push Can Help ( Tamil Short Story)
A Little Push Can Help             “Karthik, I don’t think I can do this.”             Karthik sighed.  He and his friend had been through this many times before already.             “Of course you can, Prasanth,” he said. 
Drought – Part Two
Strengthened by the meager sip he took, Manas strapped the canteen more securely to his waist, intent on moving onward.  The sooner he reached their camp, the better.  He picked up the standard issue machine gun that he had dropped
Santhipu!  ( Tamil Short Story )
Santhipu! The meeting   “Sorry!” they both said hurriedly and looked away in embarrassment. They didn’t look where they were turning and their heads collided, not knowing what to do they walked away in the opposite direction unable to face
AnbuChelvam
AnbuChelvam   AnbuChelvam is a hardworking man.  Every morning he would wake up as soon as the rooster starts to crow.  He liked starting his day early and working on his farm when everyone else is still fast asleep.  He
Birbal’s Khichdi
Akbar and Birbal are two most happening fantasy characters in Indian mythological arena. One of their most popular stories is Birbal’s Khichdi, which happens to be a standard for many. Jalal-ud-Din Muhammad Akbar a.k.a. Akbar was the Mughal emperor in
Friends and Adversaries
Friends and Adversaries   For as long as she can remember Abirami and Karthika have never gotten along.  They were neighbors and schoolmates, but they completely ignored one another whenever they would bump into each other in the streets or
Dad’s Blessings short story
There was a place in Banglore where a rich man used to live with his lone son. His son was good at studies; hence father expected him to be a successful businessman, but on his own – not on father’s
Young Love (Tamil Short story )
Young Love:   When Siva and his friends would reminisce about their high school days, there was one particular girl that he’d always remember. The memory of her would always bring a smile to his face and, often, his heart
Getting to Know a Stranger, He Said
Getting to Know a Stranger, He Said I never thought I’d see the day when a stranger would stand in my kitchen, chopping vegetables in awkward silence.             I had only known her as my wife for a week. 
Practice Makes Perfect
Long time ago, a man lived in a small town named: Kalki, he was a strong man since his childhood, but an accident made him almost paralyzed. Yet, he undergone thorough surgeries and somehow manages to recover from his stroke,
Dreams can come true!
In a small beautiful village lived a girl name Shruthi. She was a beautiful girl with stunning features. Her eyes were the shape of a fish, her fair skin and her beautiful long thick black hair shined in the sun.