Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, eagerly looking for publishers, publicists, literary agents and huge hearted generous readers, to see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- This book is of course a collection of fantasy stories, but longer ones than her usual pieces.
The spirits of darkness and light
He left the message about Karan Singh at the gate it seemed that all the gatekeepers knew him. “He will be sent to your place when he comes, sir!” the man responded politely.
It was a full moon night. The king’s orderly was waiting for him with a silver tray there was a handwritten note, placed on the velvet cover of the tray.
“Please spend the evening with me, and have dinner in my humble abode!”
He dressed up and left for the royal abode.
The orderly was waiting for him at the gate, he bowed and requested him to follow, the whole palace was lit up, the antique lamps and chandeliers were spreading magical light all around them. He had a feeling of being transported back to 15th century.
The king has already told him, “Everything in my hotel will be blended with ethnicity!”