“5 mins away” – Nayana Nair

As she places her coffee cup on the table,her eyes sting and ribs hurtto see the beautiful vase of her lifedearly holding onto the oldest withered flowers of her life.Flowers were not meant to do this,she knew.She also knewshe need not be like this,things need not be this way.The market is just 5 minutes away.WhenContinue reading ““5 mins away” – Nayana Nair”

“Aunt” – Nayana Nair

“Yes, I do have plans for my future my dear aunt.” I say, after I see her put her cup down and look at me with sympathy and resentment. “How can we not worry. It is your future we are talking about.” Actually, I never had these conversation, at least not with my aunt. IContinue reading ““Aunt” – Nayana Nair”