Prose

Shunya

Once there was this photon of energy! Due to some very minute anomalies it started oscillating between different energy levels, its perturbation caused the very fabric of space and time to oscillate with it and those very perturbations got amplified over time to yield what you see today in the cosmos! The same oscillating photon …

Three Years Later

(epilouge of : chronicles of Narnia, the lion the witch and the wardrobe) Spring seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first day of spring seemed pacifying, and as the 4 little pensive children reverberated upstairs, the small foot with white falciform boots and of Lucy with satiny bows kicked through a …

Babushka Dolls

Babushka dolls are strange things.  That’s what Olga thought to herself each time she placed the five almost identical dolls next to each other. Different only in sizes, Olga thought of the round, egg-shaped dolls as quintuplets who weren’t quite ready to say hello to the world when they were born. And that was why …

Limbo

She remembered when she had gotten it. It had been soon after her graduation party.  “I am the queen of the world…” she had laughed drunkenly at the tattoo parlor. And he had given her a crown to formalize her coronation. But she should have known by the sting of the needle, that being queen …

Nation

Once there was a land, beautiful and colorful as it could be. They had their struggles but in turn came the pride,  For there was none that could exist without the other. The nearing lands couldn’t bear the strength as the one as this. To uphold the power of vastness and versatility – colors and …

Stares

His eyes as dark as the woods. She gazed into them and got lost. But sometimes when she gazed at them long enough, they looked like sun kissed grounds – flecks of green shining through. Honey seemed to drip from those eyes, those gorgeous eyes which carried a piercing gaze, and all she could think …