• Dreams from Nepal: The Emotional Story of a Nepali Boy

    August 27, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    (Excerpt: Dreams from Nepal – A Novel) Ram watched the boys intently as they got the meal together and began the cooking. It was a simple procedure and Ram was sure he could do this right away. Maybe taking on this chore might make Mrs. Kady more pleased with him and make her forget about...

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  • I am Still Living Those Dreams: For a Relationship Like No Other

    August 5, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    She told me, “You won’t understand my feelings unless you part ways with someone who loved you more than everything in their life.” “And suddenly they ask you to leave without any reason. You are getting punished for the mistakes you have never committed,” she added. I...

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  • Noone’s ever gonna date you, bro!

    July 28, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    Jane was finally getting married to him. He is an engineer. He belongs to a good family. He has his own house and gets a good salary every month. His parents live in their own house so she won’t have many works to do. He has said he will open a new boutique for her. …...

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  • I Hate Rain and Taylor Swift: Who’s Who On This Date?

    July 19, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    “I am a vegan.” Boom. “I love rainy season.” Boom. Boom. “And I love Taylor Swift.” Boom. Boom. Boom. The person sitting by me in the café is telling about her likes and dislikes. And I’m already getting a feeling that it is not going to work. How can it...

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  • Khaai – A short (love) story

    June 6, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    It’s been a while that she’s left. Maybe too long for me to realize that it’s gonna be a much much longer time before my eyes can embrace her smile. Maybe even longer for me to keep lighting this feeling for her. Her perfume still lingers in the guest room. Hope no one saw me …...

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  • Can You Keep a Secret?

    April 20, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    “Hey, wait up!” My footsteps stopped on their own accord on hearing Bishal’s voice behind me, despite my mind’s command – “don’t stop!” “Um, hi!” I greeted him as he jogged up to me. “Why wouldn’t you wait for me by the peepal as usual?” he queried. “I was kinda...

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  • My Husband & Me : A story

    April 10, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    I write this as I lay on my bed waiting for my tablets to work. In the morning, my husband was sleeping peacefully when I took tea and his favorite biscuits to his bed. If he doesn’t see tea when he wakes up, he gets angry. So, I make sure every day that my husband …...

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  • Stop this train

    January 22, 2017 • FICTION • Author:

    I can’t think of anything worse. This picture of Ben holding dad while he does his best to suck up one lung full of air, but he just can’t. The sound of him squeaking, choking. It’s scarier than the sound of uncle Tyrene’s driller made. This watch! Why? Such an irony that I have a …...

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  • The Red Umbrella

    December 20, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    That one. She pointed at the red umbrella. The shopkeeper pulled from a pile of several others and opened it. She checked its features. It was not extraordinary and seemed a little feeble too. She looked at the sky. It was signaling heavy rain. "My bad, why did I forget to carry an umbrella?" She...

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  • One Night Stand

    July 13, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    She’s by my side. Semi-covered in the bed sheet, staring at the ceiling. She’s hot, as in hotheaded. She’s got temper and tantrums, attitude and arrogance. It’s reflective.  However, the light in her eyes and curves of her lips are drawing me in. She is talking, from politics to books,...

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  • Room No 118

    June 22, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    “Yes ma’am, that’d be no problem at all.” The manager said. “Trring, trring” and after exactly seven more rings, one of the receptionist picked up the phone. “Good Morning, this is Grahan Hotel. How can I help you?” “I need to book a room..single bedroom actually and tell me the...

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  • Waves – Prologue

    June 9, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    I look at her face as we sit on the boardwalk’s concrete lining. I don’t remember her being any more beautiful or, in that case, any less. Those big brown eyes were hiding behind her thick brown hair catching my glimpse every once in a while. That blue dress with white polka dots fit...

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  • Dreamer – Part 3

    June 4, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    ‘So where is my guide taking me today?’ she showed some concerns.   ‘Any special place you want to visit, madam?’ I tried to impress her.   ‘I’d like to eat first. I am really hungry’ came the reply.   ‘Is there any Chinese restaurant around? I love Chinese,’ she...

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  • Dreamer – Part 2

    June 2, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    What?? An invitation to join her? Seriously. Her? I was dazzled. A beautiful girl in the public park invites you to join her. Who wants to say no?   I nodded and seated some meters away from her mat. But I could not stop myself from ogling her. Big eyes, perfect lips, slender body, and...

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  • Dreamer – Part 1

    May 30, 2016 • FICTION • Author:

    I was nearly there at the pinnacle of the world. 8,848 meters seemed some inches away. It was quite an achievement. I could finally smile with the snow eaten lips. No, they didn’t hurt but gave me the impression of a true achiever. As I reached the apex of the globe, the first word I …...

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