My short story Bahadur O’ Bahadur is forthcoming in Sahitya Akademi’s Journal- Indian Literature(May- June) issue. Do let me know what you think of the story. The Journal is only available offline. Here’s an excerpt- When they finally sat outside like every night, with red wine and darkness, the milk and darkness, she told him […]
My short story, The Room of a Young Man in the July-August issue of Reading Hour. In two days Sucharita knew that memsahib liked to peep inside the room very often. And when Amla was busy in the kitchen Sucharita did the same. At times she poked the door with the long handle of her […]
My second short story in Out of Print- here’s the link – ’11/9′ – Here’s an excerpt: “…Slowly the conversation gravitates towards re-assessing the indecisions and mistakes of the past (something my mother relishes), this leads to the expected fight, and then a cease fire comes: a silence. Finally, after a long sigh, almost always, […]
No, the boys and the men, the girls and the women protesting at Raisina Hill are not ‘haloed’ people for me. I understand their need and my need to assert but I do not understand this clamor and hurry for this word called ‘justice.’ Justice is not delivered through an ATM machine. So, their anger […]
Unfortunately passports are like human beings- they expire. Which led me to the process of re-issue. Yesterday was my appointment at the ITO passport office, the appointment was for 12:30p.m. I got free at 4:30 in the evening, after a fight and a written complaint against one of the passport officers. The passport work has […]
My short, short story published in this time’s ‘Cha’- http://www.asiancha.com/content/view/1348/385/index.php If you are reading this article anywhere else besides http://www.postmodernpigeonholes.blogspot.com/ then this article has been shamefully stolen!