No. 62: THE MAN RESIDING IN THE SECRET ROOM OF THE FICTION HOUSE – PART III

Tales of the Fiction House

by Raji Singh

Accidentally trapped in the secret room and awaiting Nanny to come unlock the door so she can nurse Jamoy, her infant son, Shelva recalls:

*     *     *

     Just when you are sure the Rope Haired Man will leap from behind a chair, or charge through a hidden door, you hear.  ‘Up here, Shelva.  Look up here.’

“Where?”

‘Through the window.  Oh, never mind Shelva.  I am swift.  Now I am on the couch.’

You look over.  See, no one.  Just a light beam.

‘Surely you recognize me, Shelva.  I’ve often visited you in your secret room no one knows of – your imagination.  But I am a gentleman.  So I arrive only when invited.  Or when you need me.  As now.’

“Poppy Sol?”

‘At your service Shelva.’  The room dims briefly, and then brightens, as if a celestial doff of the hat has occurred.  ‘How…

View original post 721 more words

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 59: THE ARCHEO-APOLOGIST AT WORK

No. 59: THE ARCHEO-APOLOGIST AT WORK.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 58: THE CZAREVICH’S TALE OF THE TRAVELLING FICTION HOUSE

No. 58: THE CZAREVICH’S TALE OF THE TRAVELLING FICTION HOUSE.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 57: THE CZAR’S PUSSYCAT PARADE

No. 57: THE CZAR’S PUSSYCAT PARADE.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 56: HERE COMES THE PUSSYCAT PARADE (And Other Matters) – PART 1.

No. 56: HERE COMES THE PUSSYCAT PARADE (And Other Matters) – PART 1..

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 55: THE TWISTING TALE OF THE ROPE-HAIRED MAN

No. 55: THE TWISTING TALE OF THE ROPE-HAIRED MAN.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 54: TALES OF THE LINDIAN WOODS – TRANSPLANTED ONTO THE MOSCOW, ST. PETERSBURG EXPRESS

No. 54: TALES OF THE LINDIAN WOODS – TRANSPLANTED ONTO THE MOSCOW, ST. PETERSBURG EXPRESS.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 53: THE MAN VANISHES (on the way to the Czar’s Winter Palace)

No. 53: THE MAN VANISHES (on the way to the Czar’s Winter Palace).

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 52: SHELVA AT THE CZAR’S WINTER PALACE

No. 52: SHELVA AT THE CZAR’S WINTER PALACE.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No. 51: UNCLE VANYA DISCOVERS THE FALLACY IN FALLING FOR A FEMME FATALE TOO QUICKLY

No. 51: UNCLE VANYA DISCOVERS THE FALLACY IN FALLING FOR A FEMME FATALE TOO QUICKLY.

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment