A classical “show do not tell” exercise. Part 1 of 3 Continue reading Darkness



You are being held at gunpoint, and your assailant says you have 10 seconds to make him/her change their mind about shooting you. What do you say?   A sturdy, balding man presses the gun to my forehead. I am on my knees in the middle of my bedroom, wearing only a night chemise and underwear. My dark blonde hair hangs in streaks across my … Continue reading Bang


*All themes/tasks are in italics*   Describe your first kiss. Too long ago to remember, considering mom first kissed me when I was few minutes old- ‘taking the task literally’ perspective Imaginary- romantic perspective.   Describe your most recent kiss. It was filled with all the loving nutrients a mom-kiss can offer.   Describe your next kiss. It is one of the most peculiar kisses, … Continue reading Kisses

642 Tiny Things To Write About

Mom stumbled upon this marvellous book, on a blessed trip to Waterstones and bought it for me. I often find it difficult to come up with stories on the spot. This isn’t because I am not imaginative enough but purely because it is hard to come up with a fully-matured plot in a blink. Most of the stories (or posts) I have written so far are based on … Continue reading 642 Tiny Things To Write About