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 them have been transcribed on this website, and links are given.

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.

The fate of a book – Slice of Life. On 13th October 1992.

Published in The Times of India, Mumbai

A Real Lady on 8th April 1991.

Unpublished – or published on my blog

The Newspaper Photograph

From Kolkata to Siliguri – Slice of Life


Published in Deccan Herald, Bangalore

A Writer’s Woes on 25th April 1991.

Two Daughters on 22nd November 1991.

Baby Blues, on 17th July 1991

Sterling Qualities on 13th February 1993.

Driving made easy, on 10th June, 1991.

Not maid for each other on 15th October 1991

Give me Red, on 7th November 1992

Escape Clauses on 8th December 1992

NIMHANS here I come on 30th April 1993.

Published in The Telegraph, Kolkata.

Not maid for each other  (different from the one published in Deccan Herald)