“Untitled,” Adhiraj Singh

“im sorry, its a girl” said the doctor to the father. “no, im sorry, youre a sexist” said the girl child to the world. Taken from writer Adhiraj Singh’s parody collection, Terribly Tatti Tales,…

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Lost Things

They are lost, but also not lost but somewhere in the world. Most of them are small, though two are larger, one a coat and one a dog. Of the small things, one is a certain ring, one a certain button. They are lost from me and where I am, but they are also…

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Bedtime Story

“Careful, honey, it’s loaded,” he said, reentering the bedroom. Her back rested against the headboard. “This for your wife?” “No. Too chancy. I’m hiring a professional.” “How about me?” He smirked. “Cute. But who’d be dumb enough to hire a lady hit man?” She wet her lips, sighting along the barrel. “Your wife.” —…

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