The Storm & the Queen (Micro/Flash Fiction)

  The rain is pouring cats and dogs. The roof shakes as the storm violently brushes over the thatched roof. He looks at the incomplete statue. He has left it in midway ’cause he was not satisfied all of sudden. This also not going anywhere near to his want or imagination. He wants to imagine…

Poor Old Joe (Micro/Flash Fiction)

  Joe look around. The smell is there but dull and weak; he curse his old age for this. He need to search it out to keep his job. He scratch the light graveled earth and after few moments, a clasp protrude out of the earth. He sit down, panting, and woof loudly. (52 words) Thursday…

Triplet (Haiku/Senryu): Trail, Message & Despair

  –a– sun sinking slowly horizon gold gull flew fast before losing trail –b– sky on sea orange water also mermaid peeped gull passed the message [Based on The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen (1837)] –c– Crusoe suspire soft Friday look at him another day ends in despair [Based on Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe…

December, 1941

The city used to shine in the early morn light. The sea, then a river, used to hold it in its bosom as lover hold his beloved photo in the locked locket. When the stars on the clear winter sky used to twinkle, the river used to be shining from the lights of the city….