The Crossover

By Gitanjali Kaul

Gitanjali Kaul @ gcaffe.comWhen I open a book, it’s like a doorway to a mysterious place – a veritable parallel universe where I am not a reader but an actual part of the book – not just reading the story but living it and when the time comes to shut the book, the action transports me back to this life, this world – leaving a tiny thought somewhere … which is the real universe?…this one … or that?

Is it a possibility, however remote – that I actually live there and am reading a story which transports me to this side?

Who can tell?

Sometimes fact is stranger than fiction and it’s true that reality is after all just an individual’s perception… isn’t it?

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9 thoughts on “The Crossover

  1. To feel “in” the story, a player in the movie – now that is a great writer. Some books we are glad to finish but others when completed leave a vacuum because we have been entwined with the lives of the characters and now they are no longer present. Friend in print we loved and knew so well.

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  2. So True……………………………….

    There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception……..

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