• Hirasol
    Fiction

    The Hirasol Gardener

    Note: I originally wrote this short story for a literary contest about hirasol. Amazingly, I felt a strong and irresistible urge to create short stories, after writing The Hirasol Gardener. So, expect more short stories on my blog in the near future. I’m an escapist.  Whenever life feels like an endless parade of problems, I find a way to escape it.  I travel to exotic lands, run marathons, nurture plants, go on cycling adventures, and hike steep mountains just to escape my crashing reality.  And, on this sunny, breezy and eerily quiet December weekend, I’ve decided to escape life again.  I’m a troubled soul, overwhelmed by the chaos and miseries…