FABLE FACTORY | Page 2 | The Daily Star
  • Escape Route

    It was about 3 am when Rima realised, in a half-dazed state that the train she was on was never going to stop. It was the sort of epiphany that was bound to make someone alarmed but she realised with mild amazement that it wasn't the case.

  • The Improbable Emblem

    French fries – available in distinctive varieties all across the globe

  • The Root of Love

    "I don't think you know how potatoes work, Mr. Masum," I tried explaining to the bespectacled man for the umpteenth time.

  • A Camera Captured It

    A camera captured it, My smile and yours, Ten months ago —

  • Red Smoke

    I appear like red smoke, Annihilating your senses, smothering your gaze.

  • Superman

    Kabir was halfway across his second cup of tea when a sudden noise made him knock the cup across the table, and some of though tea cascaded straight into his lap as well.

  • Free

    Where the stars aren't at fault, Where rivers don't flow into the sea,

  • Home

    “I'm sorry, Ma'am, but we're closing now.” I look up to see Timothy, a student on scholarship who worked part time in this cafe, standing a few feet away from my table, with his hands folded politely behind him.

  • Inner Kindling

    Hi! My name is Bucks! Well, that is what everyone calls me out of deep affection and love. I hail from the rich, fecund soil of Brazil. The land where I am from, there is a gigantic dormant volcano, which has been inactive for a few centuries.

  • Under The City Lights

    Under the neon city lights I stand, Among the mass of people who never notice me.