The midwife

Two girls, Riya and Priya, were listening a classical song. Riya said ‘Have you heard the new rock song? Everybody is going crazy about it. I have it in my phone. Do you want to listen?’ ‘Sure,’ said Priya. Seeing her friend swing her head in delight Riya said ‘See. I told you the song…

The young man and the old man

An old man and a young man were passing through a foot-over bridge. The old man said ‘You remind me of your dad. Neither of you can run fast. You wouldn’t be surprised to know that he was called slow-po when we studied together in college. Running fast is just not in your genes.’ ‘No…

The shark and the dumb fishes

One day a fish decided to become a hermit. He packed his bag, said goodbye to his family, and started to swim into the deepest recesses of the sea to meditate. Suddenly the whole sea echoed with a thunderous voice. ‘Do you have pepper, cheese, lemon, and mint in your bag?’ asked the voice. The…

The wind and the sand

On a beach, the wind was blowing at full force. It blew the sand along with it. ‘Why are you blowing so strongly?’ asked the sand. ‘People sit, walk, and lie upon you. They also build sand castles. They like you; they adore you more than me only because you are visible and I am…

The Book and the Page

Once upon a time in a faraway library lived the fattest book in the world. It had a total of thousand pages and took pride in it. Owing to its wide recognition it set down discriminatory rules for the thousand pages that it contained. Those pages that had pictures of famous personalities, mathematical tables and…