Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Early Bird Catches the Worm

It was a magical morning, and though it was still twilight, the morning promised sunshine, and unlimited possibilities. For Ayaan, it was the possibility of a glorious hunt. For his twin Armaan, it was the possibility of another three hours … Continue reading

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The Cool Cat

Jagan was not the coolest cat in town, he was humble enough to admit But his intelligence was second to none, as was his wit And so, since the day he learnt how to calculate 2+2 Jagan decided that for … Continue reading

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Nessie Lends a Hand

“Awwweeee, he’s so cute!!!” cried out 5-year old Amaaya in her typical sing-song manner. “Nonsense,” her older, but definitely not wiser brother Amey mocked her, “It is just a soft toy, you find everything cute because you are just a … Continue reading

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The Holy Mission

The pressure was killing him, but he had a job to do. All around him, he could see his friends, going about doing their business indiscriminately, without worrying about where they were doing it. But Rahul was different. He looked … Continue reading

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The Royal Protector

The minute I saw the truck in front of us, I could smell trouble, even with the windows closed and AC on. On the face of it, the truck was like just another normal truck on the Indian roads, old, … Continue reading

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Pinku Saves the Day

(Narrator’s Note: Continuing with this week’s theme of experimenting with a variety of genres, today’s story is aimed at actual kids, not just the kids in you 🙂 So read it out to them, and let me know what they … Continue reading

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The Sincere & Dedicated Student

“Mr. Verma, can you please come down to the school tomorrow morning and meet the Principal?” said the female voice on the phone pleasantly. To Mr. Verma, however, it sounded like the voice of Mordor, or Darth Vader if you … Continue reading

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