Jeev (A Being)

“Baat ye nahi hai ki mai kh-kh-kha-aa-aas hu; baat ye hai ki mai insaan hu. Aur yu jo agar mai sochta rahu, iss rangmanch par baithe– ki mai kya hu– toh, yu ehsans hota hai maano ki– m-m-ma-mai kuch-hu-hi-kaha?” He sighed. “Haan…” He gave a tee-hee. “Haan…mai hu hi kya?” “Kirdaar. Bhai, kirdaar hu mai. Jab paida bhi na hua…

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BROKEN

Ify couldn’t stop her lips from quivering along with her shivering legs. The well decorated stairs seemed like a death trap just like when she had walked directly into the snakes mouth on a rainy Friday night. She had wished her mum could be just like kenechi’s mum who at that time was a widow just like hers but had…

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About that evening

“so???” “So??” “Tell me..You called for a meeting and is anything important?” “Ya.. Important one..But…But..” “Are you all right?” “Yes.Am fine..” “Fine then..The reason behind our meeting?” Words trembled to come out of his mouth.Expecting some concern from her,he stayed unworded and both occupied the chairs opposite to each other in a cafe.. “This is my invitation,you should attend the…

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