Monthly Archives: May, 2019

A Disobedient Disciple – Lokendra Singh, Guwahati.

  Once there was a spiritual aspirant named Krishna Das. He was in search of an enlightened master. He was 25. When he was a little...

A Writer’s Lie – Mini Gautam, Kolkata

“Why do you write?” the journalist asked the debutante author of the award winning novel. “I write because I feel. I get clogged if I...

If I had a sister – Pragya Bhagat , Delhi

If I had a sister this is what I’d want her to know if she were older then I’d tell her that I’ve always been searching for someone to...

Untold – Sanjay Das, Tripura

A glass, emptied and dried Let me pour in it, my stream of words A flow from my heart, The silences… “Oh! Stop being repetitive! These are clichés,...


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...