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A divided world

A Divided World

Everyday we hear and read about violence in various forms. We hear about hate, death and despair inflicted upon humanity across the planet.

We read about how arguments over the smallest of things could turn into national or international disasters if proper attention is not given. All this makes one wonder on how we can continue to live in such a divided world.

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Five Sentence fiction: Xenophobia #AtoZChallenge

Xenophobia

Xenophobia

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“It seems as though we are all becoming xenophobic to the world around us. All we seem to be thinking of is ourselves.”

Ron’s movement against racism had begun out of his own experience when he was assaulted and harassed just because he looked and spoke a different English accent than the rest.

He was astonished to face such treatment in a city which he could call home as his parents had arrived there more than 40 years ago.

And so, he immediately made it his mission to play a small but important part in removing xenophobia out of the city.

I am participating in the A to Z challenge in April  and the theme I have chosen is Micro-fiction

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Why isn’t compassion given the importance it deserves? #1000Speak

Compassion..

Compassion..

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Our newspapers, social media, TV channels, conversations among friends and more are almost always filled with negative stories of any kind from violence in any form to deaths. It’s like discussing about negativity is something which people survive on in today’s world. But is the world really that negative? Or are our thoughts shaped by what we read or hear?

Violence in any form has increased over the years. People are ready to kill each other for money, religion, love and every reason you could possibly think of. Disasters of every kind lead to deaths of thousands of people each day. While these acts may still be few and far in between, the human mind starts to remember each of them as he or she is fed with information on such acts day in and day out.

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55Fiction – When nature is fuming!

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As I looked out of the window, I could see the dark clouds boiling with rage in the distance. As they neared the city, the sky turned gloomy. The sea was rough and the waves were battering the shore relentlessly. It mirrored the sense of tension and trouble, the city had seen in recent times.

This 55fiction is for the theme “The city by the sea

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