Short Stories

'It's You!' Series


It's You! is a collection of short stories - part real, part fiction. There are experiences I've observed, emotions I've felt, people I've met; here is an attempt to put them together in a fictitious narrative.


Anil came from a small town, his parents had warned him not to trust people in big cities. This is Anil's story of friendship, love and disillusionment. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.


Vishakha slowly realised that India still wasn't as liberated as she used to think it was. Through her sister, she confronted an image of the country that she never knew existed. Here's a story of love versus reality. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.


Aryan thought that he had found his best friends in college. But slowly, he realised that his friendships, at best, were contingent on his own ambitions and those of his friends. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.


Shankar spent his entire life in pursuit of success, with a strong belief that it was his destiny to succeed. Circumstances forced him to reflect on how he'd led his life, and where he wanted to take it. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.


Ishaan's life goes off-course when he realises that he's gay and in love with his best friend of years. This is Ishaan's story of coming to terms with his sexuality, and his efforts at bringing those around him to accept him. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.


Sajal, 28, lives an uneventful life. Till one day, his escape from his dull life connects him in an unexpected way to a Aarti, middle-aged woman. This is the story of Aarti's life, as Sajal sees it. To download the e-book, click here. To read online, click here.