Author: Mayurri Kumar

A Coffee Meeting

“Wake up, Charvi!”, mother called out. 6.30 A.M. Mom’s voice as wakeup call was so much solace rather than the alarm tone that would ring on working mornings at my apartment. It was supposed to be a happy weekend for me at home. I was...

Shoot To See What Cracks

Yes, I was a small town girl; Caught inside the claws of board exams My eyes; They were only allowed to see text books My brains; Should only take the content from study material Coz life would slip away in 0.001 marks, Told all analog...

Two Indian Country Women at 4 AM

What does 4.00 AM remind you of? Sleep (just this for me, of course), mid night study, hostel nights, night shifts, a night before family occasions and whatnot. Medical reports say it is an odd time to be awake at, that can damage the proper...