Diwali in Muzaffarnagar

Tanuj Solanki’s second book is a collection of eight short stories related to a town that’s “peaceful except when it bared its ugly side”. The book recently won the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar Award in...

Why My Dad Can’t Write Arjun Reddy

Today’s audience wants to be represented and included in the stories that are in the public sphere. And if Balayya’s superhuman antics don’t work, neither do my dad’s stories.

Yaman and Two More Poems by Bhaswati Ghosh

YAMAN   It comes with autumn’s surreptitious footfall. Each Alaap a waft of incense Smoke, rarely a thunderstorm.   The oxygen of light Slowly dissolves. With It, the room. Yaman, like its...

Githanjali: Deconstructing the Stigma

Dr. Bharathi, who writes as Githanjali is a writer, doctor, woman sexologist and a member of virasam (revolutionary writers association). She published a novel Ame Adavini Jayinchindi in 1998, a collection of...

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Diwali in Muzaffarnagar

Tanuj Solanki’s second book is a collection of eight short stories related to a town that’s “peaceful except when it bared its ugly side”. The book recently won the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar Award in English (2019)...

Githanjali: Deconstructing the Stigma

Githanjali: Deconstructing the Stigma

Dr. Bharathi, who writes as Githanjali is a writer, doctor, woman sexologist and a member of virasam (revolutionary writers association). She published a novel Ame Adavini Jayinchindi in 1998, a collection of short...

As I stand in front of the mirror…

అద్దం ముందు నుంచున్నప్పుడు…   అద్దంలో నా ముఖాన్ని చూచుకోవడమంటే ఎందుకో నాకంత ఇష్టం లేదు. అయినా పొద్దున్నే పళ్ళుతోముకోవడానికి అద్దం ముందు నుంచున్నప్పుడు… అప్పుడప్పుడూ ఇష్టంలేని నా తోబుట్టువునే...