Short Stories, Poems and Humour – LIST

This is a list of short stories and humorous pieces written by me, most of which have been published in newspapers. Some of these pieces I have transcribed onto this website, and thus, have been linked.


Published in Deccan Herald, Bangalore

  • A gentle and gutsy girl – a short story for children
  • TLC for Akshay, published in “Open Sesame”, the Children’s section, on 22nd March 1992. (A short story for children).
  • Vinita’s secret, published on 4th of July 1998.
  • Anita and the magic stone, on 26th January 1992.
  • No luck for lazybones. On the 3rd of May, 1992. A Moldavian folk tale re-told.
  • The fate of a book – Slice of Life. On 13th October 1992.

Published in The Times of India, Mumbai

Unpublished – or published on my blog


Published in Deccan Herald, Bangalore

  • A Writer’s Woes on 25th April 1991.
  • Baby Blues, on 17th July 1991
  • Two Daughters on 22nd November 1991.
  • Driving made easy, on 10th June, 1991.
  • Not maid for each other on 15th October 1991
  • Success at last, sometime in February 1991.
  • Give me Red, on 7th November 1992
  • Escape Clauses on 8th December 1992
  • NIMHANS here I come on 30th April 1993.
  • Sterling Qualities on 13th February 1993.
  • The two women, November 1993


Published in The Telegraph, Kolkata.