Short Stories Archives - "Outlive Yourself" - by Maulshri
  • "I see what you don’t. Write about things least spoken of. Speak less, listen more. Watch less, observe more. Know more by learning more. Attach less, detach more. Be seen less, remembered more. And believe that less is, in fact, more."
  • "Today, organs can get replaced but no one has found a replacement for lost trust, abandoned hearts, shattered souls and tears that flowed. Imagine that!"
  • "Life is not a straight line. It is a circle. See you a-round!"
  • If you do not wish to cross the bridge when you get to it go ahead, take a boat... either way, cross over, you will have to."

Category Archive: Short Stories

Sep 09 2016

A Writer’s Life And Death

A Writer’s Life And Death   “The woman is perfected Her dead,” wrote Sylvia Plath in 1960, in her final poem ‘Edge’ just before she committed suicide at the young age of 30.

Jul 13 2015

A Letter: From My Killer

I was brutally murdered on November 1, 1995. I was 18 years old.  It is December 24, 1995.  Today, my killer has sent a letter to my family.  It reads as follows…

Oct 21 2014

Love Over A Cup Of Tea

Love Over A Cup Of Tea “Would you like your days longer or shorter?” he asked.

Sep 23 2014

Chudee Wala (चूड़ी वाला) (Bangle Seller)

Chudee Wala (चूड़ी वाला) (Bangle Seller)   ​”चूड़ी ले लो… रंग-बिरंगी… क्यों? पहनोगी?”

Jul 28 2014


Wilting “I’m wilting…” she weakly said. “I’m fading…into the woodwork… merging into thin air… being swallowed by the earth… abducted by the sky… ” she softly continued.

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