Diary of an Average Writer

From the Window Seat

All’s Well That Ends Well

All’s Well That Ends Well

With great difficulty I boarded an already packed bus. It was soooo crowded that I had to stand on the foot steps near the door. As I didn’t want to fall down, I made a headway & somehow reached the centre of the bus. Trust […]

You are on Period?

You are on Period?

So, I was sitting behind these two ladies who were having a conversation. From their talk I could make out that one was newly married & other one frustrated with marriage. While narrating her fresh course of life, the newly married said, “… I was […]

The Comeback Love

The Comeback Love

On my phone flashed a friend’s name. This friend was once a loyal, devoted & DEPENDENT girlfriend for whom her man was her world. He would pick her, drop her, take her wherever she needed to go. She would lie to her parents, cancel plans […]

The ‘Loyal’ Crown

The ‘Loyal’ Crown

So this girl sitting behind me was yelling at someone over phone,”Block her or else I am breaking up with you!” I assumed the person on the other side was her boyfriend and he yielded to her wish as the conversation took a ‘Babu bhaat […]

Grass is Green on Your Side Too

Grass is Green on Your Side Too

Something was troubling me severely. Sad & dejected, I was lost in my thoughts on my way back to home from office. A ‘sob’ interrupted my thoughts. It was coming from the girl sitting next to me in bus. At first I thought may be […]

On Being Three Years Away from 30!

On Being Three Years Away from 30!

“Oh! please. Don’t bother. I don’t want anything” It was my response to my colleague on being inquired about what gift I would like to recieve for my birthday. After the chatter, I went back to my desk to finish a story for the magazine. […]

Tale of a Penniless Evening

Tale of a Penniless Evening

  If a copy of ‘Mrs. Funnybones’ in my bag was the cake then my colleague offering me a lift was the cherry on it. This very colleague cum a forgetful friend, finally, lend me this book after quite a number of reminders. Better late […]