MRI

“Mam, are you okay mam? Mam?” That left me out of trance. I take deep breathes, and say, “yes.. please continue.” Again, after a few minutes, the nurse asks me. “Mam, are you okay? Are you sure you are okay? Press the button if you need us. We’re right here. Just a few more minutes.. […]

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Rain

The sky is dark and the rain starts to pour, and I am not bothered because I am prepared. In this country, it is a must to always have an umbrella with you- rain or shine. But I curse myself as the bus stops and I realize that I have left mine just when I […]

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Wanted: Hell Torturer

Satan gives you a personal tour of the place. You didn’t have much choice when he captured you for the job as the new torturer. You had been in the hospital, brain dead after a car accident. You aren’t religious, and never believed in an afterlife, so you screamed when he came for you, in […]

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Icarus and the Sun

I’ve tried to understand how our story went and now I know that our love is that of Icarus and the Sun too blinding, too risky, too deadly- it was meant to end as fast as it started. I am the blinding Sun you’ve yearned for years but you’ve forgotten you’re made of wax so […]

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