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Fastest growing sport in America....agile and quick runners...think on your feet...team sport for both boys or girls...scholarship for high school players. Read More

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India is a country of diversity, every kind of people live here , different religion co-exists here together, but still due to some people that brotherhood , that love in between two communities gets disturbed and they stop trusting to the other community peoples. This story is about a conversation… Read More
Capsaicin hallucinations in the kitchen vapours once again spark the chilli-twisted urges of a ravening spicehead. Housekeeper diverted by the parlour port bottle, Pickles bolts. Brown Betty stews amongst the abandoned dinner things. From the gate of his Victorian home, Pickles doffs his trilby. The female figure at the bay… Read More
A young, unnamed girl faces the emotional and physical cruelty of an arranged marriage into the Indian culture and must face these hardships constantly, and all alone, as her parents use her to achieve their own goals of status.The story reveals the small things she does to cope and finally… Read More

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What are you looking for your ideal life partner? Beauty , Talent , Love , compatibility, may be bank balance also ... or there is some thing some thing else as well... Read More

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Love has not yet defined in its perfect way. It's different to different people. Safety and security for a woman is necessary. But, as a human being and as an intellectual creature, there should be some rules and regulations to each genders in life. Here, the author himself is attracted… Read More
A young man seeks an answer, and a mouse helps him find it. Read More

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Love story of an indian girl & firangi boy who is from london. The story is about how they met & fall in love. Read More
Another chapter in the never ending saga of the Legendary Big Mama, her All American Culinary Expertise and All American Gourmet Kitchen. "Then one day, she walked into the local Target to get some feminine hygiene products for some fallen male police detectives who had wandered into her shelter with… Read More

Poem / Memoir

May 16, 2016

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This is a simple poem how much I love my INDIA. Let us adore this patriotism for our mother land. :) Read More
The story (podcast) of a woman named Mary Thornberg who runs a boarding house full of interesting people. Adapted for an audio podcast from the original story by the same author. Episode two in the series. Read More

Short Story / Other

April 23, 2016

a must to read ancient indian epic mahabharata scene which involves personal favorite character- bhismar. he whom angered the god and made even the divine lord overwhelmed with anger as no one could defeat him in the war. Read More

Short Story / Other

March 31, 2016

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When seventeen-year-old Jory Pike cannot shake the hellish nightmares of her parent’s death, she turns to an old family heirloom, a dream catcher. Even though she’s half blood Chippewa, Jory thinks old Indian lore is so yesterday, but she’s willing to give it a try. However, the dream catcher has… Read More
It is not a story in your American standards. It is desi, totally Indian. It is a story in the Kerala background, the same Kerala that Arundathi Roy protrays in God of Small Things.It narrates the life of a carpenter in a remote village of Kerala. The typical village life… Read More

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Early one morning, colonial American pioneer Daniel Webber leaves his wife Abigail for a regular hunting trip. His jaunt takes a tragic turn when his worst fears are realized. Read More

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It was the beginning of the rainy season in Gambia West Africa. Most naturally the dry season would follow. Food was plentiful and it was the time monkeys gave birth. On a cold rainy misty morning when the clouds hung low between the hills a male monkey was born to… Read More

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Synopsis: Remy enjoyed many things at school: his teacher Ms. Nellie, his many friends, and most of all he enjoyed the company of an old big tree that he called the Lucky Seed Tree. So the news that the tree needed to be cut down to build a new art… Read More

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Nancy Grigg was a black slave girl born on a plantation in Barbados in the British West Indies sometime in the 1800’s. For the girl life was a series of mysteries. She had no birthday, no mother, no father, no siblings and no other relatives to speak of. Nancy is… Read More

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Julie, a Kiwi girl, a red headed, freckle faced, plain Jane longed to wear a white wedding dress and see her handsome groom waiting for her and she took her walk up the isle. She was waiting to find her Mr Right, then she met and fell for Kishore, a… Read More
An essay I wrote in my Senior year of High School (with a few improvements) on What It Means To Be An Indian using the work of Sherman Alexie as a basis of the essay. Now, I did put a BIT of my own views into this updated version. However,… Read More
An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,… Read More
This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American… Read More

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Family went on Springbreak trip. My old neighbor told me she set first step in Indian Territory at Bridgeport, Ok. Have a book Ghostowns Oklahoma....thus went there and a few other places....Air Space Museum....Poetry seems to be easy for me.....therapy too. Hope you enjoy. Read More
If Mahabharata's Bhagvad-Gita is taken as a philosophical guide, Ramayana's Sundara Kãnda is sought for spiritual solace; many believe that reading Sundara Kãnda or hearing it recited would remove all hurdles and usher in good tidings! Miracles apart, it's in the nature of Sundara Kãnda to inculcate fortitude and generate… Read More
Terrorism could be the heading of the running chapter in human history though strife had always been its grand title. Assorted terrorist groups to espouse their parochial causes have come to target their ideological opponents with utter cynicism. At least they have an articulated grievance and identified opponents with defined… Read More
The spiritual ethos and the philosophical outlook that the Bhagvad - Gita postulates paves the way for the liberation of man, who, as Rousseau said, ‘being born free, is everywhere in chains’. But equally it is a mirror of human psychology, which enables man to discern his debilities for appropriate… Read More
The attractions Roopa experienced and the fantasies she entertained as a teen shaped a male imagery that ensconced her subconscious. Insensibly, confident carriage came to be associated with the image of maleness in her mind-set. Her acute consciousness of masculinity only increased her vulnerability to it, making her womanliness crave… Read More

Script / Romance

March 07, 2015

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A compendium of the author’s stage and radio plays - while 'Slighted Souls' deals with the rebellion of the downtrodden, 'Men at work on Women at work’ is about sexual harassment at work place and even as 'Castle of Despair' is built on the ground of man's urge for success,… Read More

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If passing through youth was like crossing the mirage of life for Chandra and Nithya, it proved to be chasing the mirage of love for Sathya and Prema though for plain Vasavi, Chandra's pitiable sibling, it was the end of the road. As life brings Chandra, who suffers from an… Read More
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