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My Neighbours: The Peeping Jane

The Lockdown has got us better acquainted to our neighbours. A huge number of them have been knocking on our windows for various reasons. I decided to dedicate them a series.

The Peeping Jane
The Peeping Jane

A group of Sunbirds live in the neighbourhood. So far, they had been avoiding photoshoot. But the sudden disappearance of human kind got a couple of females curious (much like dear Harry’s Aunt Petunia) and they decided to check if we were extinct yet. Their eyes became large with shock when they found a whole family of survivors in our quarters.

Male Sunbird last spring when the humans roamed the planet freely
Male Sunbird last spring when the humans roamed the planet freely


I am an Instructional Designer, avid reader, small-town woman and working mother with a fish-eye perspective. I have just published my first book, The Forest Bed and other short stories. If you like my stories on this blog, feel free to Like, Comment, Reblog and Share. You can reach me at or through my Facebook page

9 thoughts on “My Neighbours: The Peeping Jane

      1. My last one was The Lighthouse, i think. Lately, I had been trying different publications. But i wasn’t enjoying writing bigger pieces (and a couple of the poetry stacks were rejected 😉) so i decided to get back to my blog. I will be sending something to Drabble soon. Did yoo write for Drabble lately?

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      2. Hey! People usually don’t comment on Drabble because it has no face. I mean who are you commenting to? I do it as a Challenge. I got accepted 3 out of 5 times. Other magazines do not accept such small pieces and i don’t have time for anything more than 200 words. Those too take a couple of days to write.

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