TIME TO STAND AND STARE

AUTHOR: SAGARIKA KHANNA Rohan was standing at the window and avidly watching a glossy black woodpecker dotted with bright white patches chiselling at the tree bark with its pointed beak. It had built its nest in the deep hollow in the trunk of the old oak tree in the garden. He watched it as it…

CHANGE ACCORDING TO CONDITIONS

Once the government decided to lay down railway tracks to connect two cities. There were two big mountains that stood in the path. One among them was harsh and the other was gentle. ‘I will not let them lay railway tracks across me,’ said the harsh mountain. ‘It will help people to travel between the two…

EACH ONE OF US IS UNIQUE AND IS BLESSED WITH DIFFERENT TALENTS

Once there were two kids named Arun and Akash. Both of them were neighbours and were best of friends. They went to and returned from the school together and also participated in various functions which only increased their mutual trust and nurtured their friendship. Years passed by and they finished their 10th standard examinations. Arun was brilliant…