Tale by Tears #FictionMonday

Have you ever listened to the stories told by the tears? Thousands of such stories are whooshing past by me when I listen to the breath of a tear. But, what often breaks my heart is not the stories told by these tears that roll down a face. It’s the ones that are swallowed even … More Tale by Tears #FictionMonday


Begin #FictionMonday

All that matters is today you are here and today, you can begin again. And if you fail today,remember, tomorrow is yet another day to begin, again. © Vinitha Dileep This flash fiction piece is written in response to the one hundred and thirtieth edition of Fiction Monday for the word prompt – BEGIN hosted at Reflections by yours … More Begin #FictionMonday

Muse #FictionMonday

We are in the phase of our relationship where we are drifting apart slowly. I don’t even catch her looking at me absentmindedly. She doesn’t care that I am here, waiting for her.  If she doesn’t want me, I don’t want her either. Mumbled my adamant mind. But, the truth is I need her more … More Muse #FictionMonday

Ink #FictionMonday

The blank page looked perfect in the absence of scribbles. No marks to tarnish its appearance. But the blanker the page was, the messier my mind felt. The blobs of ink that refused to make its mark on the paper, left scratches on my mind mercilessly. I sat in front of my writing journal drenched … More Ink #FictionMonday

Fall #FictionMonday

There was a certain delight in the way the flower petal fell to the ground. A rush, an excitement, a purposefulness, a helplessness. That’s all I wanted to experience. That delight. My motionless body failed to capture the purposefulness. © Vinitha Dileep This five sentence fiction piece is written in response to the one hundred and … More Fall #FictionMonday