The NighTale

A Story For Every Emotion

Author: Waqar Farooq

Waqar farooq is a student from Kashmir who has been in the field of literature since the age of eleven. he has a research paper in mathematics and writes in three languages; English, Urdu, and Kashmiri. With a dream of making quality literature available for free, Waqar has turned to easily accessible and affordable ways for the masses. You can contact Waqar at waqar@thenightale.com
corn fields under white clouds with blue sky during daytime

Meray Ehsaas ka ek manzar lagti hoTaez ho ki Shamsheer-i-Sikandar lagti hoMujhko dekh kr b mujhe Nazarandaaz karti ho kabhiTum Qalb ko cheernay vali Khanjar Lagti ho میرے احساس کا ایک منظر لگتی ہوتیز ہو کہ شمشیر سکندر لگتی ہومجھ کو دیکھ کر بھی مجھے نظر انداز کرتی ہو کبھیتم قلب کو چیرنے والی خنجر […]

woman wearing red hijab

Serene Every day, after the Ish’aa Prayer (Prayer after the sunset), Ibrahim and his 3 friends would meet at the treehouse they had built at one of the Chinar trees in the back of their garage. The garage is placed on the highway but on the backside of the garage are tens of Chinar trees […]

Smiling faces

Smiling Faces Smiling faces and magical eyesWhat are you teaching the butterflies?Is it joy or this happy mood,Or lessons for not to be rude. Your magical dance with hands and feetIn every cradle, they look sweet.Your toothless smile and uncanny wordsBless the ears of singing birds. Your yawn and those constricted fists,And at the same […]

black metal framed glass window

Lose you If I praise you, I will lose you.I will lose you if I say some words sweet.If I describe it, I will lose you.Description of what I know in you is discrete. If I praise you, I will fall.I will fall all the way down to the dust.Even if I chase you, I […]