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Apocalypse after Covid-19
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Apocalypse after Covid-19

I am driving towards the school. Looking at the rear-view mirror I adjust my sunglasses and my hair. I glance through my phone. October 13th 2055, 9 AM. Damn! I will be late again. I step my foot on the accelerator. The streets are empty, the roads bumpy and dusty. I can hardly find anyone...

CaveMan – A story of paranormal activity in Mangalore
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CaveMan – A story of paranormal activity in Mangalore

The flame flared up with a hiss when the matchstick struck the matchbox. I lit my cigarette inhaling the nicotine into my lungs. Placing the matchbox on the terrace compound, I exhaled the smoke into the infinite. The streets are calm today, the weather is frigid than usual. Gazing at the stary night sky into...

FLASH – An alternate perspective
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FLASH – An alternate perspective

“The best chef of the year 2019 goes to  Jessica Moras!!!“ When they announced my name, butterflies started flying in my stomach. I couldn’t believe I made it, a decade long dream was finally fulfilled. I pinched myself, just to make sure its, not one of those deep sleep dreams where everything looks real.  Ouch!!!!...

FANMAN
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FANMAN

The moon is shining as bright as the sun. Perhaps it is much brighter than it. The reflection of it on the still waters of the lake is so perfect that it is difficult to distinguish which is real and which is the facade. The only source of light here is the moon and I...

The Storm Within
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The Storm Within

SLURP…… Sipping on a hot masala tea in a yellow Styrofoam cup. I Leaned myself towards the bonnet of my car facing the beach. The roar of the waves was more aggressive than an angry lion. Feet firmly planted on the ground I look up at a defiant sky, the dome of our existence. I...