He couldn’t fathom how that could have just happened. He never ever kept bullets in his pistol since his retirement from the army. It was just to threaten his wife
This Hindi poem highlights domestic violence as social issue. There is law for rape and molestation but it is not so stringent for domestic violence.
A new person had appeared in their colony and for Arjun who was always looking for change, she became the subject of close scrutiny and wide speculation
I, a divorcee, am now the target of every lust-filled eye. I finish chores and hurry home head bent. I learnt to ignore taunts and jibes, but still they hurt.
Amy sat near the window, looking out the concrete view of her city. this world is miserable, she thought as she looked up at the sky with tearful eyes.
Family Short Story: Archana, the fourteen year old girl from the suburb of our city was the second patient in the psychiatric ward of the private hospital
Social Short Story: I squinted, willing my brain to remember the details as I gazed intently at the picture – Two girls – I tried harder, harder.
Family Short Story: It was cold. I found it hard to swallow as I choked back tears. We had another fight. I’d locked myself outside on the balcony to get fresh air and clear my head;