Monthly Archives: February, 2020

What is the fuss about God knows – Akshaya Pawaskar, Goa

I often wonder if they hear me right, on the days when I am moved enough, to exclaim ‘Oh my God’...

The Helicopter – Pankaj Sharma, Madhya Pradesh

Trilok was sitting at the front of his house in the morning sun. Holding the day’s newspaper at arm’s length, he was scanning the...

The Old Magician – Binuraj R S, Kerala

Old Michael was a magician. He wandered through the villages, Performing magic for children. He loved them with all his heart, He never charged...


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...