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Five Sentence Fiction: A day in the life of a rag picker

Source: http://blogs.ft.com/photo-diary/files/2014/06/pickers.jpg

“Sir! Though our life would seem like torture to you, this is all I have seen growing in a society which didn’t have any luxury so to speak of.” 150 more words


Raju's Chocolate

This post has been published by me as a part of the Blog-a-Ton 53; the fifty-third edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write.

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Grey and Silver

I don’t think I really understood life and death until I saw the dumpsite burning. The evidence of our existence was everywhere. But this is not who we are, or at least I hope not. 275 more words

PIG AND MAN ( A satire- to share knowledge)

1.I happened to ponder on pigs the other day
When one of my close ‘kith and kin’ provoked my
Anger, not what it used to be – a reaction… 460 more words


For dreaming is for everyone

Her browning black tousled hair;

Fluttered hesitantly with the evening wind.

Hands smeared with unruly grime

And eyes that sang with a chime;

She bothered a little… 67 more words


An Old and Beaten Rag Picker on an Ordinary Day

The photo illustrates an old and beaten rag picker leaving a garbage bin with his find – an empty water bottle. A guy walking next to him in the opposite direction has the words ‘I am Clean – I am Green’ written on the back of his T-shirt. 150 more words