Abode is an eclectic anthology of stories woven with a plethora of themes ranging from romance, ambition, passion, destiny, adventure to mystery and magic. The reader gets a chance to meet characters who seem like old familiar friends, all the characters are inspired by people who have chosen the path less travelled. After three decades of teaching, Mitu rekindled her passion for storytelling by composing fiction that taps into significant issues affecting the lives of people, exonerating unsung heroes who navigate life’s arduous course on a daily basis. Like mountains that are born and shaped when the Earth’s bosom is wrought with turmoil, each character in the book forges ahead in life with grit and gumption to surmount all odds. These stories promise a compelling and immersive experience that leaves one wanting more.