Fiction

Ringa Ringa Roses

Introduction Analysts of literature can’t avoid representing narratives in geometric shapes. A story told in…

Steel Brothers

Introduction Businessmen, businesswomen. The biggest ones swamp our attention—ghostwritten autobiographies, biographies, rags-to-riches accounts follow. Contemporary…

The Thicket

Introduction Freud, in his analysis of Hamlet, says something to the effect that "no son…

Revolver

Introduction In Sree Prasad's "Revolver", his characters Manish and Shanti are burdened with doubts, dissatisfactions,…

Fragments of an Account of a Journey to the Lost Plague of Amarpur

(To preserve the format of the short story, we have made it available in a…

Collateral Damage

I didn’t fear Radhika until I had fallen in love with her. Our first years…

Grin and Bear It

The arctic waves lap over me, freezing the blood in my veins. Shame ushers in…

Yellow Laddoos

Puro was about to leave for the fields when she said to Jangir, “Will you…

I Learned to Fish in My Teenage Years

Back then Papa and I would hop across rocks and boulders along the Tirthan River…

Selenology

“In the end, the only stories that loving you brought me were the stories of…