A Wonderer Who Wanders Between Waves and Graveyards and Digs Up Ancient Tales: In Conversation with Amit Ranjan, a writer-academic, who is trying to redefine academic writing, starting with his book, John Lang the Wanderer of Hindoostan, Slanderer in Hindoostan, Lawyer for the Ranee. Click here to read.
These narratives are written by youngsters from the Nithari village who transcended childhood trauma and deprivation. The Story of Rajesh has been written by Yogesh Uniyal in a mix of English and Hindi, and translated fully to Hindi by Nirbhay Bhogal. Click here to read.
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Michael R Burch, Shantanu Ray Chaudhuri, Ron Pickett, Abin Chakraborty, Tohm Bakelas, Mini Babu, Sudakshina Kashyap, George Freek, Shailja Sharma, Allison Grayhurst, Amritendu Ghosal, Marianne Tefft, S Srinivas, Rhys Hughes
Poets, Poetry & Rhys Hughes
Nileena Sunil gives us a flash fiction. Click here to read.
Paul Mirabile tells a strange tale set in Madrid. Click here to read.
Hridi gives us a poignant story on the banks of the river Seine. Click here to read.
Vedant Srinivas reflects on a childhood lost and a career found. Click here to read.
Rhys Hughes finds humour within pandemic sagas. Is it dark or light? Click here to read.
Musings/Slices from Life
Mike Smith uncovers the wonders of British writer, H.E Bates. Click here to read.
G Venkatesh shares the experience of his first trip out of India long, long ago. Click here to read.
Shubha Apte muses on a book that taught her life lessons. Click here to read.
Notes from Japan
In An Encounter with the Monet on Naoshima, Suzanne Kamata writes of snacking on Claude Monet’s hundred year old recipes while savouring his art and that of the famed artist who makes bold art with polka-dots, Yayoi Kusama. Click here to read.
A Special Tribute
Dan Meloche revisits a hundred-year-old classic by Herman Hesse that is based on Buddhist lore. Click here to read.
P Ravi Shankar takes us to a trekkers’ life in the Himalayas. Click here to read.
Meredith Stephens explores Tasmania on a boat and with hikes with a gripping narrative and her camera.Click here to read.
The Observant Immigrant
Bhaskar Parichha reviews Radhika Gupta’s Limitless: The Power of Unlocking Your True Potential. Click here to read.