Cats, Children, Fat, Food

Sleeping Child

The feline child was sleepy. He had been napping all morning and all afternoon. His paws were in the air, his belly proud and chubby. When evening beckoned, they tried to wake him up with the sinful odour of fish. He didn't even sniff. They brought milk under his nose. He didn't bat an eyelid.… Continue reading Sleeping Child

Children, Fiction, Women

The Shopping Trip

She hopped along with her mother and aunt. The older females were busy looking at sarees for her cousin's upcoming wedding. The little girl was bored. This was the third shop they had entered that day. "Ma, I want to go home," she whined. Her mother said they would be done soon. As they looked… Continue reading The Shopping Trip