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‘Barren Page’ by Aneek Chatterjee

I stitch words for a ballad & decorate these on my page  When I open the page It’s only a tabula rasa … Where are my chosen words? Where is my favorite ballad? In utter disgust, I look up The…

Book Review: So Now You Know by Vivek Tejuja

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Book Name: So Now You Know: Growing up Gay in India Author: Vivek Tejuja Publisher: Harper Collins Genre: Memoir Rating: 5/5 Book Blurb: The year was 1991. Vivek was eight. He realized he was gay. Only he didn’t: he just…

‘Kites Confetti’ by Fatima Ijaz

Fatima Ijaz

How would we know the difference in the flight of dragon-flies? Could you tell the stellar of the un-said, bursting Into a million fragments. Snow-fall is a ridiculous assessment of love, It is actually permitted to park here. When the…

Fingerprint to publish With Ash on Their Faces by Cathy Otten

“An inspiring story of resistance and survival.”  —Patrick Cockburn “Otten’s searing chronicle … is compelling and  devastatingly necessary.” —Sareta Ashraph ISIS’s genocidal attack on the Yezidi population of northern Iraq in the summer of 2014 brought the world’s attention to…