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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu — 6

Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire-6 Alimelu keeps running towards her house. And stops, exhausted, for a moment and then trudges slowly towards home. No one in sight. Her two companions in the effort until a while ago, have … Continue reading

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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu — 5

Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire-5 She starts pushing, again. The pebbles crunch under her feet , tickling them. The gale gathers momentum. Tendrils of hair detach themselves from her knotted hair and cover her face. She continues to … Continue reading

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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu — 4

Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire-4 “You there, will you push my car?.” She nods her head sideways.No way. “Will you or won’t you. “ “Why ?” “It’s stalled.” ..” Will you?”, Sada Siva Rao approaches her — wiping … Continue reading

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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu — 3

Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire-3 The bullock carts are in a race, their bells ringing out loud, when the wheels got out of the ruts.Nobody stays to answer your queries. Why all this pellmell? Is it only the … Continue reading

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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu — 2

Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire-2 The river was pretty lean in the morning. It is swollen, –is swelling relentlessly. Oh, my God. She stands there, hands clasped over her breast, stunned. Water, muddy brown, ever rising , ever … Continue reading

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Dry Water to Quench a Wet Fire, A Telugu Short Story by Buchi Babu .

Here is an attempt by me to translate an old Telugu short story of BuchiBabu into English. Hope you would like it. This was published first , in the 1960s in the Telugu literary magazine Bharati….. Dry Water to Quench … Continue reading

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పక్కదిగి నెట్ రౌటర్ ఆన్ చేశాను. ఈ మధ్య మా ఇంటి సమీపంలో పిడుగు పడినప్పుడు రౌటర్ కాలిపోయినప్పట్నుంచి, అవసరంలేనప్పుడు నెట్ ఆఫ్ చేసి పెడుతున్నాను.వంటిట్లొంచి పోపు ఘుమఘుమ , కాఫీ ఆరొమా వస్తున్నయి. అప్పుడే శ్రీమతి స్నానం కూడా అయినట్టున్నది. కొందరి ఇళ్లలో కాఫీ పరిమళం గొప్పగా వస్తుందీ, నల్ల బురఖా తొడుక్కోకపోయినా, కాఫీ … Continue reading

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