Archu From The Archive, Reviews

Reads and Reviews

I like to read more than I like to write and I like it even more to write about the words I read. My reading habit started as early as when I was 7 years old, all thanks to my mother for passing on her genes and introducing me to the pleasure of seeing pictures in my head while reading…

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Archu From The Archive, Fictional, Personal

Scary Story

I used to pride myself for being a brave and bold iron lady but that is an outright lie. I have my fears, I fear ghosts! Technically, I know that demons belong to fantasy and there is no way that they are going to come down to our world and haunt us. But that knowledge doesn’t help when the light…

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Archu From The Archive, Fictional, Personal

Night Rider

10 PM by Bangalore weekend standards cannot be qualified as proper night, probably a late evening but not night. Even if it is, what’s the big deal about going out shopping provisions from the departmental store a few streets away from my residence, alright, even if I have to go alone and in my two-wheeler? The fact that I am…

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Archu From The Archive, Fictional

Word Warriors

This post is entirely a piece of fiction. Any resemblance to real people – living or dead – is purely conincidental. “Prasad, our MD would like to meet you at 5 PM. Can you make it?” Prasad checked his watch when the HR requested for the meeting. It showed 4:45 PM and there was a little more than an hour…

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Archu From The Archive, Fictional

Love or War?

A surge of emotion swiped through Rakesh everytime he saw Suchita’s expired wedding invitation. He wasn’t exactly happy for her happiness, neither was he too upset about losing her. He had resigned himself to the fact that she no longer belonged to him, belonged the way she once did when he could manipulate her feelings to his advantage. She no…

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