Shadow Realm

Excerpt from Chapter 9: Chimpu & Pandu

Chimpu & Pandu — Arya’s vanar friends

A rustling sound from the trees caught my attention. Within moments, it was amplified by a chittering noise. Then, right before my eyes, two furry, monkey-like creatures with long scraggy tails and bright red bottoms scampered down onto the grass. They were the same figures I had seen earlier but closer at hand now I could see them more clearly. One had tan fur covering his…




True Fiction Project is a podcast series that explores the origins of fiction. Host, Reenita Hora conducts interviews with guests from all walks of life. A fiction writer having listened to it, then develops a piece of short fiction inspired by the interview.

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Reenita Malhotra Hora

Reenita Malhotra Hora

Reenita Malhotra Hora is Chief Storyteller at Chapter by episode, and creator of Shadow Realm & the True Fiction Project. She has authored seven books.

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