Indian Review : This Month's Featured Writers...
London Rain | SK Kalsi

London Rain | SK Kalsi

Father never told mother about the secret. She discovered it from aunty G. who only told her because she wanted mother to feel bad. When father came home from the office mother was in their bedroom. Brother lay asleep in the crib. Father cried, “Hello?” [more...]

Author:
Genre:
Settling for Timeless Happiness | Nishi Kala

Settling for Timeless Happiness | Nishi Kala

As I stood gazing through the glass door sipping my coffee I saw my fellow workers bustling throughout the office. Observing them juggling between unfinished tasks, callously difficult files and loggerheaded bosses during presentations was somehow entertaining to me. The troubling thought that my spectatorship [more...]

Author:
Genre:
In Between | Rajendra Roul

In Between | Rajendra Roul

I, all of sudden, got a shock when my better-half placed her head on my shoulder and asked me in a semi-ecstatic tone: “Darling, can we plan, now, for a son? We can’t defy the society, can we?” At the time, I, along with her, [more...]

A Past Life Murder | S.P. Lazarus

A Past Life Murder | S.P. Lazarus

Venkat was such a simpleton. In spite of being twenty nine years, four years in government service, one year a husband and soon a father-to-be, he was still a pushover. But it wasn’t all Venkat’s fault. He hailed from Ammapettai, a remote agricultural village in [more...]

Author:
Genre:
The Aspirant Counselor | Prashila Naik

The Aspirant Counselor | Prashila Naik

He took in a large swig of water from the old bisleri bottle that one of his customers had left behind a few months back. The bottle had seemed too clean to chuck inside the garbage bin then. He had rinsed it inside out once, [more...]

Author:
Genre:
A Girl Like Me | Monika Nair

A Girl Like Me | Monika Nair

There is this girl I know. This girl with honey brown hair, which she considers her only weapon of flirtation. And her honey brown eyes in which lie, many inconceivable dreams she still hopes to pursue, despite them having been botched uncountable times. She has [more...]

Author:
Genre:
Browse the Indian Review...