"Why have you left Banglabazar?" The editor asked me very oddly.
"Don't be naughty, honey. What's up?" My wife kept combing her long wavy hair.
Author's Bio: Dr. Rashid Askari, an MA in English from Dhaka University, and a PhD in Indian English literature from the University of Pune, is a professor of English at Kushtia Islamic University. Rashid Askari has emerged as a writer in the mid-nineties of the last century, and has, by now, written half a dozen books, and quite a large number of research articles, essays, and newspaper columns in Bengali and English published at home and abroad. His two Bengali books: Indo-English Literature and Others (Dhaka-1996) and Postmodern Literary and Critical Theory (Dhaka-2002) and one English book: The Wounded Land deserve special mention. He also writes short fictions in Bengali and English. Currently, he is working on an English fiction.