#2. Anju Sosan George​

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:34 Comments

This week we bring you Anju Sosan George who writes about the interim silences that life is full of. Her works delve into the complex negotiations that women carry on…

Continue Reading #2. Anju Sosan George​

#52. Ricardo Plata

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

It threatens to rain on most evenings these days. The sky begins to brood around 3 pm, the breeze refuses to blow. Everything is static. Sullen. Even the slightest movement…

Continue Reading #52. Ricardo Plata

#51. Nishi Pulugurtha

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:1 Comment

Some days are like that. Perfectly normal. The sun seems to be going about its usual business of glaring down at us in varying degrees of ferocity, the stray dogs…

Continue Reading #51. Nishi Pulugurtha

#50. Jyothi Ganesh

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:3 Comments

These days, I find myself looking at people. Really looking at them. Picking them out on the streets, noticing them as they drive around, riding their bikes or scooters- the…

Continue Reading #50. Jyothi Ganesh

#42. Shobhana Kumar

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

Questions I ask myself If you could be equalin an unequal world,where would you plantyour feet? On a floor that slipswith alarming regularity,or a placewhere holding your groundrequireseveryday battles? Whose handwould you…

Continue Reading #42. Shobhana Kumar

#49. Uma Valluri

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

The treasure I was sitting on A brand new car and miles to goThe year started with great gung-ho Overland drives and overseas tourThe road beckoned with its own allure And then…

Continue Reading #49. Uma Valluri

#48. Dr. Sabreen Ahmed

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

Mother Tongue Blues A human, a woman, a netizen of India, A native axomiya -a goriya or 'miya',a deshi,  jolha or a baganiya I am all in flesh and blood one yet i…

Continue Reading #48. Dr. Sabreen Ahmed

#47. Shruti Sareen

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

The Preamble and Power Politics I first read the Preamble in class seven The Indian constitution seemed straight out of heavenI looked up at my mother with eyes lit brightAnd found…

Continue Reading #47. Shruti Sareen

#46. Dr Archana Bahadur Zutshi

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

Mitigated Response Not one or two but five of them,Caught in a limbo, it was a knock,Sudden, as the preparations were on –Of the long awaited marriage of their aging…

Continue Reading #46. Dr Archana Bahadur Zutshi

#45. Upasana Das

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

STARRY NIGHTS It’s the night sky andI’m looking for stars andI can’t find any butI have hope butI will be here tomorrow andAlone and single andOn the rough lonely bed…

Continue Reading #45. Upasana Das

#44. Dr. Arya Gopi

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Uncategorized
  • Post comments:0 Comments

IS AN ECHO OF AN ECHO OF AN ECHO, AN ECHO? I echo sounds of all blind tongues of the hushed era I echo the thud of axes of all…

Continue Reading #44. Dr. Arya Gopi