Sunday, 23 March 2014

The Middle Class Housewife

  This post is a part of Write Over the Weekend, an initiative for Indian Bloggers by BlogAdda.


Where are my files ? he squalled after fanatically searching them all over the house , she came rushing from the kitchen leaving the chopping board and knife in a hurry and presenting herself in front of him , reviving old theories of a dutiful wife .

Looking at her , a feeling of disgust crossed  his mind reinforcing his believes on the abilities and capabilities of a vernacular medium educated middle class house wife .

Few decades thence….

So , Ma’m what would you like to say after being selected as the most promising woman writer by the Literacy Society of the State ? asked the journalist enthusiastically .

Well just one thing….I would like to dedicate my success to my beloved husband who had once asked me to clean up an old room in the backyard , luckily I found many books written by famous authors though in a bit dilapidated  condition but that did inspire me for instilling life into my thoughts holding on to the paper and pen , she replied candidly .


This is a Five Sentence Fiction with prompt " Ruins " for WOW "Paired forever " and 
Write Tribe's Wednesday Prompt 2014 #9 "scrap metal dealer who bought an ornament from a bric-a-brac market to be melted down for its gold discovered it is a £20 million Fabergé egg after finding a Telegraph article online.


  1. This is my third five sentence fiction today ....just loved writing them :) It feels so good...Thank you every one for dropping by my blog :):)

  2. Ah beautiful, I know just one housewife like that :) she's published her own books now!

    1. Really!! ...oh wow:) ...someone's fact is someone's fiction ...i read in the bog " Facts n Fiction " loved that true naa :)

      And thank you so much Midnight Scribbles ...for reading my posts n motivating me to improvise :)

    2. Yes so very true! Hehe thank you for my new status update:D

      Oh your blog is fun to read, its all you! :)

  3. You are so creative!

  4. 3rd post in a row!!! how do you even manage that? brilliant piece by the way :-)

    1. Well this was my first time writing FSF was a bit excited :)
      I mostly write poems so thought of trying my hands at writing fiction , though a Five sentence one;)
      Thanks for your lovely comments :)

  5. Lovely story, Sushree! More power to women :)

  6. This is absolutely beautiful and perfect WoW:)

  7. Wonderfully done, sushree.. :)


Do scribble down few words motivates :)

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