Category: Himanshi Sharma

The Storyteller’s Dilemma

It had been a terrible month. Zubi had been under the influence of the seasonal flu for a fortnight now. Hir couldn’t possibly leave her while she was recuperating. They had met in Sawai...

The Last Day – Part II

“You’re not paying attention! There is no equation. This is the end. No future is possible. I can’t travel to a place that no longer exists.” “Find my mother then. She can help you...

The Last Day – Part I

“Come on hurry up, we’re close.” “How about you give me a moment? I’ll go back in time, find all about Pokemon and may be then I’ll understand the fever?” “We’re at the Nehru...

Inside the Abyss

“IT IS YOUR TURN TO CLEAN THE TOILET HIR WAKE UP!” Trust Ira to wake you up at your laziest. If the late last night was the best thing about sharing an apartment with...

The Boat

Alcohol is the greatest equalizer, Hir remembered thinking as soon as hir eyes adjusted to the harsh rays of the rising sun. It doesn’t matter what time period, what planet, what dimension you walk...

In The Deep Forest

“It was a chilly morning, much like this one”, Hir’s eyes wandered a whole circle over the heads of the group huddled over the thinning fire, “I was new to the planet back then....

On The Lonely Planet

It was a cold night on planet Honjowe. Clashes between the Simuys and the Footless, who were assisted by the Mhors, were on rise. Hir was troubled. The Mhors were allies to the Footless...

The Beginning

Hir’s birth was very different from the other births that happen around galaxies far and near. Still in the making, but mentally perceptive already, one day Hir began to wonder about being born. It...

Thana, Thapada and Hir

Thana and Thapada were travellers. On their way towards the plains, they met a farmer who had harvested his last strawberry yield. Tempted by the lush fruit, Thana asked the farmer to sell them...