Category Archives: Short Stories

Never let go

WordPress reminded me it is my 2 year anniversary today. To celebrate that, 8let me share with with you all a story I wrote today. After all, the primary reason for starting this blog was to become a better story-teller. … Continue reading

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Frozen Memories

The below story has been applied to four flash fiction magazines and duly rejected. Yet, this story is very special to me. So, I’m putting it out for you all to read. Do let me know what you think of … Continue reading

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Banished Princess

When winter came again, she brought the woolens out. The letter was inside one of the deep pockets in the black cardigan. She found it when she was putting the woolens in the washing machine, to get rid of the … Continue reading

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Day 18 of Writing 101: The Package

The Package Arpita Pramanick It says it is in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, India. I do not know if Bhiwandi is a city or a town. I wonder, though, what it looks like. I am zooming in. The satellite picture shows green … Continue reading

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Not Today (Part 3)

← Previously on Scribbles@Arpita (Not Today: Part One & Part Two) Not Today (Part 3) (A Short Story spanning a day) 6.20 PM The hedge was towering over her. The walls were rigid. She had no clue that what was … Continue reading

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Day 15 of Writing 101: Not Today (Part 2)

←Previously on Scribbles@Arpita: Not Today (Part One) Not Today (Part 2) (A Short Story spanning a day) 1:10 PM It was lunch time. Adrija was sitting in the cafeteria. The two classes after Professor Ghosh’s were as boring as his … Continue reading

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Day 14 of Writing 101: Not Today (Part 1)

Not Today (A Short Story spanning a day) 7.00 AM Adrija smiled as she woke up from the dream. She saw herself sipping her favourite cup of hot chocolate in an open-air restaurant she had never been before. The flooring … Continue reading

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