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Prose, Short Story

Blue Butterflies

The war ate the 14-year-olds. Such were the days, when young boys wielded swords and died on these dusts. Politicians, drunk in the revelry of power and greed, sent more and more elderly and the young to join the army to fight senseless battles in…

Prose, Short Story

Unforeseen

‘Funny how you’ve got to get your heart broken ninety-nine times to feel numb on your hundredth’, she tweeted. Letting her long black hair on the floor from the edge of her bed, she took a look at her mother at a reversed view standing…

Feelings, Short Story

Sacred Envy

“Sometimes we portray ourselves as the bad person in order to make others happy, most importantly in order to make our loved ones happy because that’s the least we can offer them in return for their unconditional love.”   “Yaaz? Don’t you have work today?”…

Play, Short Story

A Ring from my Romeo – a Play

** Characters ** LORD CAPULET LADY CAPULET JULIET, their daughter TYBALT CAITLIN, Juliet’s servant LAWRENCE, a Psychiatric doctor LORD MONTAGUE LADY MONTAGUE ROMEO, their son BENJAMIN, Montague’s bodyguard BARTOLOMEO, Romeo’s servant YOUNG WOMEN MUSICIANS BRIGHT GREATMAN, writer and the NARRATOR   PROLOGUE (Enter the NARRATOR…

Love, Short Story

A Lover’s Curse

Abid swerved into the driveway, putting the car into park. Now for any other day, his brother Jaber would have taken it easy knowing that he can trust his brother’s driving. Today, it was different. Jaber knew that his brother was going through enough inside…