Poetry and Story accepted in the Literary Archive “Life in Quarantine” by Stanford University, USA

  I'm thrilled to see my poem and story, I have written as a response to the effect of the ongoing pandemic in our lives, have been accepted and added to the historical archive created by the Stanford University " Life in  Quarantine- Witnessing Global Pandemic".The project has been sponsored by CESTA( Centre for Spatial … Continue reading Poetry and Story accepted in the Literary Archive “Life in Quarantine” by Stanford University, USA

Interview Published in The Poet magazine (UK)

So thrilled to share my writing journal and my future plans with the EIC of The Poet Magazine (UK). I'm really thankful to Robin Barratt for asking me such interesting questions and giving  me the opportunity to share my writing journey, experiences, lessons, and inspiration with the readers od the magazine.  I was recently also … Continue reading Interview Published in The Poet magazine (UK)

Lost in translation

“The quiet sense of something lost”  ― Alfred Tennyson I'm lost in the translation  wandering between the pages of  a book hiding between the folds and sitting under a neatly folded dog-eared page waiting to be pulled I'm surrounded by the pages  of my life  and left behind in the stories untold that old shattered spine of that dusty book … Continue reading Lost in translation

Transformation

In response to the Tuesday Prompt: Finish the phrase “You tried to ruin me, but I…” "They buried us, but they didn't know we were seeds." -- Dinos Christianopoulos, A Greek Poet. You tried to ruin me but after being tormented for eons, mutilated and spliced walking barefoot on the shards of my pulverized dreams. Now … Continue reading Transformation

Poetry featured in the Heard/Word Audio Series of the Galleyway, NY

I'm stoked to see my audio reading featured in the Heard/Word Series of Galleyway, New York. I'm really thankful to Camille Wanliss, the founder and EIC, of Galleyway for accepting my work. Sharing the space with brilliant and talented voices like Chaya Babu, Venus Jones, Stephanie Han and many more have raised my spirit. You can … Continue reading Poetry featured in the Heard/Word Audio Series of the Galleyway, NY

Virtual Poetry reading at Elizabeth Youth Center Ensemble organized by Open Road Poetry

I'm really excited to share the details of my recent open mic at the Elizabeth Youth Centre open mi event organized by Open Road Poetry. The evening was filled to the brim with Poetry, Spoken Word, Lyricists, and Acoustic performances. Featuring Artists Rashad Wright, Jersey City Poet Laureate, and Talena Lachelle Queen, Paterson Poet Laureate. … Continue reading Virtual Poetry reading at Elizabeth Youth Center Ensemble organized by Open Road Poetry

Quest – A reflection in woods

In that thickness  of the deep mesh of woods where the heart feels the light is denied  and it falls prey  to the devouring reality   Those twisted twigs  and tangled thoughts And people living with broken truth my doppelgänger tries to find its true identity   Those little saplings  of dreams and wishes cursed … Continue reading Quest – A reflection in woods

Partnership with “Life in Quarantine-Witnessing Global Pandemic” Project by CESTA, Stanford University, California, USA

Life in Quarantine: Witnessing Global Pandemic I'm extremely elated to share the news of my partnership with the Project "Life in Quarantine- Witnessing Global Pandemic " with Stanford University, California, USA. The project has been sponsored by CESTA ( Centre for Spatial and Textual Analysis ) and Poetic Media Lab at Stanford University. The project … Continue reading Partnership with “Life in Quarantine-Witnessing Global Pandemic” Project by CESTA, Stanford University, California, USA

Poetry Published in the Inwood Indiana ” Fallow Ground” Issue

I'm stoked to be in the next issue of the Inwood Indiana. My Poem "Dance of the death" has been selected for publication in the forthcoming issue " Fallow Ground" by Inwood Indiana Press. Inwood Indiana is one of the sister presses of the Prolific Press. In the words of the editor: Inwood Indiana is … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Inwood Indiana ” Fallow Ground” Issue

Poetry published in the America Emerging Poets Series New Jersey Edition by Z Publishing

One of the publications I”m really proud of.

Megha's World

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I’m thrilled to see my poetry published in the America Best Emerging Poets Series -New Jersey by Z Publishing. The book not only features my poem but also opens with a quote from my poem.

Thoughts, Reflections, and
Streams of Consciousness

What do you do with the wound
that is healed?
Do you count along the scars
as the soul heals and repairs,
or do you scrape it again?
Not to forget the lesson it reveals.
– Megha Sood

Begun as a blog in the fall of 2015, Z Publishing, LLC, soon transitioned into book publishing. This transition came in response to the major problem currently plaguing the publishing world: For writers, finding new readers can be tremendously difficult, and for readers, finding new talented authors with whom they identify is like searching for a needle in a haystack. With Z Publishing, no longer will anyone have to go about this process…

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List of publications for the month of July 2020

I'm excited to share my list of publications/events/interviews for the month of July 2020. Every month I compile the list and share it with my readers as it can serve as a valuable list of places to submit poetry for emerging writers. Following is my list of print publications/news/events for the month of July 2020. 1. … Continue reading List of publications for the month of July 2020

Story accepted in the World Record Challenging Tacenda Publication

So stoked to be part of the World record challenging publication by Tacenda Publication. Really thankful to the EIC and founder Monisha Dasappa and her team for supporting my work. Looking forward to its publication and the inclusion of my story " Birth of an Angel". You can find more details about the publication here. … Continue reading Story accepted in the World Record Challenging Tacenda Publication