Story : Remember the Duck! Forgive Yourself!

There was a little boy visiting his grandparents on their farm. He was given a slingshot to play with, but only in the woods. He practiced in the woods, but he could never hit the target. Getting a little discouraged, he headed back to dinner. As he was walking back, he saw grandma’s pet duck.…

Story : You don’t need feet to Dance

Sudha Chandran, a classical dancer from India, was cut off in the prime of her career – quite literally – when her right leg had to be amputated after a car accident. Though the incident brought her bright career to a halt, she didn’t give up. In the painful months that followed, she met a doctor who…

Read : The Bench by Bala Iyengar, Blank Space

The Bench is the first story of Blank Space. A story which conveys us the message that inspiration is not about winning or conquering our desires. But inspiration is all about contentment in life. It is all about facing the truths of life without sadness, but remembering the memories on a positive note. Bala has…

Coming Soon… “Blank Space : Filled with Inspiration”

“A book of 100 inspirational stories penned by 100 people.” Many thought just another start but doubted the possibility for making it real. But now it is REAL. 🙂

Story : We’re Cowards

We spotted him standing alone in the darkness. With no weapons to defend himself. He was tall, stout and strong but an idiot who follows non-violence. Those who can’t fight back were our prey by default. We poached to attack, chop-off, kill and rob him. “Get the saw, cut the tree” the boss ordered us.…

Story : 55 Fiction : “Bitch”

She searched everywhere for her abducted kids, ignoring the pain of clotted-milk in her breasts. Hearing a cry, she stopped. But she found a human baby in the garbage. Motherly instinct, she guarded the girl child from other dogs. Some human mother had thrown her child! Poor world calls them both equally as “a Bitch”.…

Story : 55 Fiction : Don’t Fight!

They sneaked through the blanket as the echoes of their squabble had woken up them. “They tell us ‘Don’t fight!’, but why they always fight?” little Kayal hazily asked. “Because no one is there to tell them ‘Don’t fight!’” twin Kalyan continued “That’s why they left Grandpa and Grandma!” Suddenly the echoes dropped to silence! – Din