3 Haikus

1. Branches dance in breeze Gray clouds, medley of birdsongs Rain washed Monday noon 2. Moonlight shimmering,  Wheat stalks whisper sad secrets Harvest starts post dawn 3. Swimming in circles Bouncing back from the glass walls Folks trapped in fishbowls

Sleep

(Image Source: Epson.com) 3.30 am. Exams, projects, marks, placements the words that crammed his head dissolved into a pool of blood. The stars beckoned him, he smiled, the revolver slid from his hand. The note fluttered under the coffee cup while he joined the stars. 'Let me sleep' that's all the note said. (Note: The … Continue reading Sleep

Guest Post By Arka Datta: Getting Published in India, AKA the Act of Befriending Rejections

Arka Datta is a recently published author and I'm proud to be his friend. Arka is a writer from Kolkata, India. He has been a lot of different things before deciding to settle with writing books. His short stories have been printed by publishers like Penguin and HBB, and a few respected online magazines. About Arka's Book: Arya … Continue reading Guest Post By Arka Datta: Getting Published in India, AKA the Act of Befriending Rejections