Even when shattered,
mirrors aren’t failures.
“They’re the cause”.
This story is about the fragrance of flowers that can make one want to leave the room, and easily put them in a bad mood. Aroma can cause discomfort too, esp. strong fragrances. Just like how a few people are chemical intolerant and a few others are allergic to pollens, there is a set of people for whom the fragrance of flowers can trigger severe headaches to migraines.
Yeah, flowers are pretty but painful. Their softness can hurt too!
Aren’t confusions chaotic opportunities that help in ending up with the right choice? Here’s a free verse on the same, with a six-word story at the end.
Under a net of confusions disguised as vermilion veils, are complex clutters. Beyond the blindspot was a discovery in the dark, the beauty in balance.
Compromise or Adjustments?
No more confusions!
Not a Death!
——– Maternal Mortality ——–
With her death, began his life!
——– Tribute ——–
Died for her after her life! Continue reading
This is a free verse, each line framed with six words, depicting the emotional connection between two persons in love. A six-word story is quoted at the end of the verse.
Hearing one's thoughts isn't a curse. At sight, or out of sight...Continue reading
Rain – Six Word Stories #15
Petrichor scent: aromatic alarm for rain.
Forget your umbrella to invite rain!
Pluviophile yearns for lullaby of rain. Continue reading
Money – Six Word Stories #14
Here are my six-word stories on ‘money’ – a few collective stories, and a few individual ones.
——– Terminology ——–
Money’s just another socially developed concept.
The most common medium of exchange!
Cryptocurrency… digital commodity used as cash.
——– Pandemic & Digital Life ——–
Pandemic’s yet another trouble… Coin shortage! Continue reading
Time – Six Word Stories #13
Here are my six-word stories on ‘time’ – a few collective stories, and a few individual ones.
——– School ——–
Sand clock, once entertained, now betrays.
He’s running around to avoid deadlines.
Clock ticks faster during morning rush.
Same appears slow in bored benches. Continue reading
Family – Six Word Stories #12
A network that has signal 24×7!
Members who can always be reached!
You love and are loved unconditionally.
Without extra efforts, bond gets stronger.
She designed a digital family tree.
Remains one, even after branching paths! Continue reading
Home – Six Word Stories #11
Divided by walls,
Bridged by hearts!
Home… A place
of real comfort!
Happiness is visiting
your childhood home.
Feels the same…
Smells the same!
Leave – Six Word Stories #10
This is in response to ‘The Saturday Six Word Story Prompt’ by Shweta of ‘My Random Ramblings’. The prompt for this week is ‘Leave’. I was left alone with boredom and so there are quite many six-word stories on ‘Leave’.
Leaves are equally anticipated and hated!
Eyes rewind memories when leaving school.
Farewell – none wanted to leave home!
Leave your burdens to fly high.
Don’t leave heavy words remain unsaid!