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
“You worry too much!” he said, there was a little petulance in his voice.
She became silent. She knew he lost his temper quite easily these days. Something was wrong and he was not sharing it with her. She tried her best but failed. She only asked when he will return.
He curtly said, “I can’t tell you it from here, today. I will mail you once I am there and will keep mailing you.”
The train started to roll, she waved her hands and stood there watching it as long as she could see it.
Since childhood she knew Debdeep was her fiancé. Their parents have fixed their marriages even before she was born. They grew up like that. They both were committed type of persons both belonged to very rich families and were the perfect match for each other. There was only one flaw in this otherwise perfect relationship, Debdeep was stunningly handsome and Indulekha was very ordinary looking.
Still they were happy together, and then things started to change. In last two years Debdeep has changed too much. Gone was the sweet, patient friend she knew since her childhood, he was replaced by a man who lost his patience in a second and temper in a minute.