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DISGRACE Saturday evening, Starbucks suffocated with people as usual. Had they been standing for few more minutes, might have killed each other for a coffee. A gloomy elder, in a perfect suit and a shiny black shoe enjoyed his shake, besides me. Probably vanilla. He hit the table hard with both of his hands and…

Grey Clouds (The End)

FINAL PART : WAS HE WRONG?? 1 Heavensburnt red, as the sky melts down on the cold waves; flickers masked the vibrating air. ‘I should help. Help! Whom? How?’ ‘It’s okay. It’s just our fate. Don’t cry.’ Why am I here? I… I want to go home. Where am I? ‘Calm down! Boy.’ ‘There’s nothing…

Grey Clouds (Part Two)

PART TWO: ENERGY Abduct Jan 1st, 1995. ‘Miss Neelima… Are you there?… Ma’am.’ Aai let them in. Two huge hunks marched in, one could x-ray the shredded body through those tight black suits; shiny golden wristwatch complimented their leather shoes. ‘Have a seat,’ Aai cleaned the one chair we had. Of course, they didn’t care;…

Grey Clouds (The Beginning)

PART ONE: RECOLLECTION Flushed Present Day, Jan 2020. Headlights flashed the front door- brown, oxidized. A smile mended my lazy face; hands laid on the cold metal handle. I rested my flushed eyes. Fingers scratched the ground. Cold! I felt the frozen veins in my muscles, the intense artic wind rustling through my barren face….