Monthly Archives: November, 2010

Royal Detours – Parul Upadhyaya

A very long and tiring day, yielding to nothing… again… I rang the bell of my flat, and my roommate hidden behind some face pack...

Free as a Falcon – P. A. Noushad

"I often wonder where glamorous people go when they are wing-tired, as birds go at dusk to roost. Which treetop gives them rest and...


The Forgotten Daughter of Port Adamaro

The story entails the political-historical period of the 1970s when the Dalit Panther movement was soon, to begin with, the influence of the Black Panther movement of the west. The following short story speaks of the relationship of two sisters under the premise of the revolution.


i have arrived at my altar. hark! i rise, i flourish, i pirouette on my one toe and float like a...

Stalking Prisons

The streets are empty with no one in sight, I check the big clock of the tower behind the basilic of Saint Francis of Assisi. It’s 2 o’clock on a mid-summer Tuesday afternoon. Everything’s shut. Everyone’s resting. My heart’s hitting the walls of its all so tight ribcage, as I need to cross the brightly lit square and go to the other side.

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Reviewing ‘Obsession and Wild Pigeon’ by Ismat Chughtai

My interest in Ismat Chughtai developed when I first...