A Letter from Future Greta!

Greta was shocked when she opened the envelope and saw that it was a letter from someone. “Jeez who writes letter these days…” As she opened it, she grew more curious; she read the first sentence aloud in surprise, “Dear 25 year old Greta, you are making the greatest mistake of your life by marrying Jeffery.”  “Seriously, who plans pranks like this!” She continued reading, “You may find this difficult to believe. But trust me, you are gonna find someone way better than him. Okay, so you don’t trust me. I know it’s hard to believe that your five-year relationship … Continue reading A Letter from Future Greta!

Promises

We live in a world where humans fall in love with the idea of love than real people. Would you take up the challenge to love someone who would say what she/he actually feels or what exactly is going on inside their mind? Would you try to listen and let them know that it’s actually okay to think and feel like that at times? A plot from my dream last night on a “cringey” unrealistic love story. Continue reading Promises

Annakunju

When I was a little girl, I used to wait eagerly for summer vacations because we would be visiting our grandmother after a long time; a kutty break from just home and school. We would run behind hens or go on a cocoa seed collecting hunt with cousins, and the list of activities goes on and on. My home town is a semi-rural place; most people here are engaged in farming or other rural works like pottery or rubber nursery. Even though there is a paddy field near my home, I was restricted by my Appa because he was scared that I … Continue reading Annakunju

Conundrum (Chapter 9 – The Light)

Cathy went speechless. She didn’t know what to say. “I know you are still mad at me,” said David. “You might be thinking I abandoned you. I did, but as I witnessed Angelyn’s growth, I thought you should be with us. When I realized my mistake, it was too late. You would have been three by then. I came looking for you at that house where I left you, but the landlord said that the family had already left. I didn’t know that your lifeless body was there inside. I am sorry, Cathy, I was not thinking straight then. I … Continue reading Conundrum (Chapter 9 – The Light)