Category Archive for 'story'

better job security – creativity

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

There’s a story about why the tiger can’t climb trees. A cat teaches the tiger to watch, crouch and spring and everything to survive. After a while the tiger starts feeling hungry, and wants to eat the cat! The cat runs up a tree, and the tiger is unable to pursue it now, as the […]

Driving On The Road Not Taken

Tuesday, February 8th, 2005

Story published in Sulekha

Swimming Towards Freedom

Monday, October 4th, 2004

Ramesh had spent the night camping on an island with a small group, and at the light of dawn, had to go back to the mainland. He stood on the island’s shore looking at the huge expanse of water all around him. The mainland was visible in the distance, around a kilometer away. Everybody started […]

Driving On The Road Not Taken

Monday, October 4th, 2004

One fine day, a bus driver went to the bus garage, started his bus, and drove off along the route. No problems for the first few stops; a few people got on, a few got off, and things went generally well. At the next stop, however, a big hulk of a guy got on. Six […]

story: The Mountain

Wednesday, May 19th, 2004

Bhat was a man who lived in a busy city along with Sukhanya, his wife. His lifestyle was quite hectic, barely managing time between his profession and his household chores. One day he decided to take a break and explore a mountain next to his city in the coming weekend. He suggested the idea to […]