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The Happy Hare
“You are not even a Tatkal, you are a late-kal.” Newly wed Jyotsna remarked when her husband Rabi failed to book the tatkal ticket to
Yours Truly, Sasha
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Sundari’s New Avatar
“Sundari, Sundari?” Sundari’s father searched for her inside every room. “Where is she? It’s so unlikely for her to wake up this early on a
A Cry for Validation
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A Journey of Determination
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It was a dark night with nagging, pounding rain, pelting down on asbestos rooftop of the tiny shanty, perched upon dangling rocks. Kamal Nadru’s large,
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Can Black Turn White?
I was not a black sheep by birth. My fair complexion defied that. I had my first puff and tasted liquor when I was fourteen.
Emblem of Peace!
‘Delicate wings of pure Love, Spreading joys and gentle smiles, They soar above mighty skies, As a messenger of peace and harmony – Dove!’ I
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The Curse of Faithfulness
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The Viper’s Chivalry
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The Solitude Of The Lone Wolf
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The Lion King
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