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SCRIPT: KAHAANI ‘HUMDRUM’ KII

Editor’s Note The uncanny resemblance of this script with actual Hindi daily soaps makes me wonder if Namrata used to write for TV before. If you’d like her to write these “daily”, let her know in the comments below. SCRIPT KAHAANI ‘HUMDRUM’ KIIEpisode #352 Parvati: protagonist – daughter-in-law of the Kapoor family, the epitome of goodness Pari: Parvati’s daughter – the epitome of cuteness and innocenceDadi: grey, evergreen character, age has no major effect on her beauteousness as suchKimaya: Parvati’s sister-in-law and Dadi’s granddaughter,  antagonist – dedicated to causing slight inconveniencesGolu ke papa: Kimaya’s husband who is a ‘ghar jamai’ (live-in-son-in-law)Golu: Kimaya and her husband’s son. Continue reading > English, Featured, Humor, Stories
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Natasha Mehra Must Die: Part Two

Natasha Mehra hated her name. Probably because all throughout childhood, kids, with their characteristic antipathy towards addressing their peers by anything but mono or disyllabic monikers, had reduced her name to Nuts. Not Nats, which might have still had some tenuous pretension to coolness, but Nuts. Continue reading > English, Stories
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Natasha Mehra Must Die: Part One

“I’m never going to get to kiss Patrick Walters . . .”        That was the only thought that ran through her head as the life blood gushed out of her stomach. A rather incongruous thing to think about while being chased by a gunman who had already put one bullet into her body and, by the sound of it, seemed desirous of implanting a few more.         She couldn’t help it though; her mind had disconnected from her reality even as her body did all that it could to help her stay alive. Continue reading > English, Excerpt, Stories
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Other Access: Part Seven

‘It’s loading. We’ll have to wait,’ Pyrel said, looking at Derek.‘How much longer?’ Nisel asked.‘Half an hour or so. We should be able to get administrator privileges then.’‘That is fantastic! Nisel, are you writing down all the steps?’ Derek asked.‘Yes, I am.’ Missed out on the previous parts? Continue reading > English, Other Access, Series, Stories