Browsing: Fiction

This section features short stories and poems, mostly from readers.

A Letter from Tihar

Bilal Handoo Already two years have passed since Shaheena’s husband has gone with a group of seven men to other…

A Forsaken Mother

Bilal Handoo It was early seventies when Yemberzal got married amid huge fanfare in downtown Srinagar. A simple girl, she…

Devastation in Disguise

Jasindah MirSadie looked out of the window of her room, leaning against the wall next to it, wondering where she…

The Womb

Jabeer AhmadIt had started raining outside when Fahmeda woke up with a parched throat and a broken dream. A flash…