Category Archives: Short Story – Omani Theme

August 15

Be Careful What You Wish For! Or Signs of The Times!

Signs of The Times! Or Be Careful What You Wish For! A Saudi woman divorces husband who wanted to take a second wife! August 14, 2018 A Saudi woman divorced her husband after he announced his intentions of taking a second wife … because a dream-interpreter told him to, Sada news site reported. The couple’s […]

August 09

When Children Make The Parents Cry!

When The Children Make Parents Cry!! Written March 2010 – 8 years ago! I was mockingly teasing a good friend of mine why he did not invite me to his daughter’s wedding. He looked at me in utter great wonderment, disbelief and bewilderment. He then spoke to me very slowly – as if to make […]

August 09

Let Things Be!

Let Things Be! First Published January 26 2010! Between Us Only! A businessman was travelling through a village that he used to grow up in as a child. He saw some boys playing football. He instructed his chauffeur to stop the car. He walked towards the field and watched the boys whilst they played football. […]

August 09

Pretty Beautiful; Pretty Ugly!

Pretty Beautiful; Pretty Ugly! (Or Just Walk Away Now!) First Written January 26, 2010! I looked again at my car’s dashboard. Very sure there was nothing wrong here, no indicators or hazards lights just flashing for no apparent reason, the Speed was just right No traffic error made before. So what was this guy flashing […]

July 25

The Glass Is Bent! Between Us Only!

The Glass Is Bent! This article was first written on June 7th 2008 on My Birthday at 50 years of age!  It is a bit long but by itself it can portray my life through episodes and stages of my life and can act as The Story of My Life! – albeit in brief! Enjoy! […]

March 10

The Case of The Drowning Lady!

THE CASE OF THE DROWNING LADY! This article extracted from my First Book Between Us Only! and The Redo Versions – see Books Images Below!     Images – Wadi & The Drowning Lady! I do not know who you are with the exception that you had indirectly and inadvertently had cased us a lot […]

February 09

The Crying Lady!

The Crying Lady! February 9th 2016 Images – Crying Lady For Illustration Purposes Only! Please pay attention to yourself only! – The Indian Nurse was scolding me! You came here for your treatment only – so please forget the others for now! –she was scolding – visibly annoyed by the questioning! I was asking her – […]

July 04

The Most Scary Story!

The Most Scary Story!  The Story of The Jinns!  July 4, 2014      It has been a long time since I wrote any article here under Short Takes! Omani Theme – but further my – https://myshorttakes.com/2014/03/04/are-you-afraid/ – I thought of throwing a sequel of missed episodes here. The idea came into mind after reading […]

April 23

Crocodile Tears!

Between Us Only!  Crocodile Tears! Dear Readers; It has been some time since I have posted here – maybe this can explain! Best Regards, Majid Al Suleimany **** Crocodile tears (or superficial sympathy) are a false or insincere display of emotions such as a  hypocrite crying fake tears of grief. The expression comes from an […]

April 12

My Most Vivid Dream!

My Most Vivid Dream! http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/when-will-i-be-loved/ I started writing as a hobby and passion at the age of 14 years of age and my essay won a National Essay Competition in the early 1970s in Tanzania where I was born! I now reside in Oman – our ancestry home country! I have several websites under WP […]