There are two things that I have learnt from my travels. First, you can be pretty miserable almost anywhere. Second, being your own porter of a luggage weighing twenty-something kilos can suddenly transform you from a beautiful Diva to a sweating club fighter.

This is an excerpt from my short story submission on the online short story contest – My Pocket Story conducted by in collaboration with

Since the results would take into consideration social voting, I would like to request all my readers to go check it out at this link: The Solo Cafe and vote for it there itself, only if you like it. The deadline for voting closes on 7th May I guess, so please make yours count!!


Thanks in advance!!