Poetry featured in Pratik’s Upcoming South Asia Special Double Issue

It is an absolute honor and pleasure to be part of the upcoming Pratik's  South Asia Special Double Issue. Immensely grateful to the editor and curator Yuyutsu Sharma and the team at Nirala Publications for bringing this double edition to fruition. Brimming with the brightest talents of South Asian writers. this edition is a literary … Continue reading Poetry featured in Pratik’s Upcoming South Asia Special Double Issue

Poetry published in the anthology ” When Women Speak”

Honored to have my signature poem, "When Women Speak" in this beautiful new anthology, When Women Speak Poetry Anthology Volume 1, edited by Ameerah Shabazz-Bilal. Honored to share the space with so many brilliant and talented women creatively bringing out their power and unfettered passion through this anthology. I'm honored to be part of the … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology ” When Women Speak”

Poetry published in the anthology “Vibrant Voices- An Anthology of 21st Century Indian Women Poets” by Sahitya Akademi

I'm thrilled to share the news that one of my poems "Metamorphosis" has been included in the anthology "Vibrant Voices- An Anthology of 21st Century Indian Women Poets" published by Sahitya Akademi and edited by Seema Jain. It is indeed an honor to be part of such a coveted anthology featuring the voices of women … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology “Vibrant Voices- An Anthology of 21st Century Indian Women Poets” by Sahitya Akademi

Poetry published in anthology “Mosiac of Poetic Musings” by AuthorsPress

Elated to see my two poems " A Condolence call" and " Mother of the Forest" be part of the coveted anthology " Mosiac of the Poetry Musings" published by India-based AuthorsPress and brilliantly curated by Seema Jain, featuring the works of the contemporary women poets across the world. An honor to share the space … Continue reading Poetry published in anthology “Mosiac of Poetic Musings” by AuthorsPress

Poetry Published in the 26th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Press, Philadelphia, USA

I’m excited to share the news of my acceptance of my poem "Healing Love ( A Villanelle)" in the  Annual Anthology 26th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Arts Center, Philadelphia. IThe poetry reading will take place on Jan 09, 2023. Moonstone Arts Center began in 1981 as Moonstone Readings at Robin’s Book Store. Although the bookstore closed in … Continue reading Poetry Published in the 26th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Press, Philadelphia, USA

Poetry published in the anthology “Poetry on a plate with spicy mango pickle” by AuthorsPress, India

Delightful to be part of this amazing anthology " Poetry on a plate with spicy mango pickle" by AuthorsPress, India which celebrates the love and happiness surrounding our cuisine. Extremely honored to share the spaces with 60 brilliant poets in the book. The amazing cover illustration is done by Ram Goala Heartiest congratulations to dear … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology “Poetry on a plate with spicy mango pickle” by AuthorsPress, India

Poetry forthcoming in the anthology “Soul Spaces: Poems on Cities, Towns, and Villages” by Authors Press, India

Honored to be part of the anthology "Soul Spaces: Poems on Cities, Towns, and Villages" by Authors Press, India. Immensely grateful to all eight editors for considering my work for this. A pleasure to share the space with such esteemed writers across the world. Looking forward to its publication. The book features the world of … Continue reading Poetry forthcoming in the anthology “Soul Spaces: Poems on Cities, Towns, and Villages” by Authors Press, India

Poetry forthcoming in “Dreams in Hiding” anthology

I'm happy to share the news that three of my poems namely Journey-A Question, Insatiable Desires, and A New Me have been selected to be part of the forthcoming anthology " Dreams in Hiding" curated by Tiffiny Rose Allen.   A portion of all proceeds from this anthology after its release will be donated to the Little … Continue reading Poetry forthcoming in “Dreams in Hiding” anthology

Poetry published in Kaleidoscope, Anthology of International Poets

Happy to receive my copy of the anthology"Kaleidoscope" from India edited by Dr. Laxmisree Banerjee and Professor Unus Molla. The book was published by International Publishing Centre as part of the 2022 Kolkata International Book Fair. My five poems namely " Here the Night Speaks Our Language", Original Sin", "Constant Variable", Healing Winters", and "Impressions" … Continue reading Poetry published in Kaleidoscope, Anthology of International Poets

Poetry Published in the Oprelle’s “2021 Matter” Anthology

I'm thrilled to share that my prose poem "Dead Constellation" was shortlisted and is now published in the Matter II Volume 1 anthology by Operelle Publicaitons. The anthology features the winning, finalist, and shortlisted poems in the anthology as part of the contest that took place in 2021.  I'm thankful to Brooke Suddeth and team … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Oprelle’s “2021 Matter” Anthology

Poetry published in Editorial Anthology “Brownstone Poets Anthology 2022”

I'm extremely excited to share the new edition of the BrownstonePoets Anthology 2022.  In addition to being a contributor to this brilliant and gorgeous anthology, I am also one of the Associate editors this year. Honored to share the editorial space with Karen Neuberg and Carrie Magness Radna. I'm really thankful to Editor Chief and … Continue reading Poetry published in Editorial Anthology “Brownstone Poets Anthology 2022”

Poetry Published in the Vita Brevis Anthology “Nothing Divine Dies: The Poetry of Nature”

Thrilled to know that the anthology "Nothing Divine Dies: The Poetry of Nature" ,about time by Vita Brevis Press and curated by EIC Brian Geiger was launch yesterday. I'm thankful to Brian for selecting my poem " “Gardening is Like a Prayer in Hope” and "The Sound of Rain" as part of the anthology.  So happy … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Vita Brevis Anthology “Nothing Divine Dies: The Poetry of Nature”

Poetry selected for publication in the “Abrazos” : Letters from the Self to the World, DoveTales 10th Anniversary Anthology

I’m brimming with joy to receive the wonderful news that my three poems ("Are You Listening World?", "Dear R", Self Conversation on a moving train") have been included in the esteemed anthology “Abrazos : Lettrs form the Self to the World”  published on December 15,2021 by Dove Tales, An International Journal for Arts.This edition is … Continue reading Poetry selected for publication in the “Abrazos” : Letters from the Self to the World, DoveTales 10th Anniversary Anthology

Poetry and CNF to be published in the anthology “Black Fire-This Time” by Willow Books

I'm absolutetly thrilled and honored to be part of the upcoming anthology "Black Fire-This Time" curated and edited by Kim Mcmillon and co-edited by Kofi Antwi. The anthology is due to publication in Feb 2022 by Willow Books. I'm beyond grateful to Kim Mcmillon for giving me this opportunity to share my work amongst the … Continue reading Poetry and CNF to be published in the anthology “Black Fire-This Time” by Willow Books

Poetry Published in the Arcs Prose Anthology 2021

Thrilled to see my prose poem published in the Arcs Prose Anthology 2021 curated and edited by Dr Pragya Suman. Link to the Arcs prose Anthology 2021. My poem "Weeping Willow" has been published on the Page 27. https://f556378c-91bb-45cc-93b9-d1f58fb655a0.filesusr.com/ugd/7b4db6_9f96442c772649ba904f7346923e9176.pdf In words of Dr Pragya Suman: Arc prose poetry anthology 2021 is live and beautiful. I … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Arcs Prose Anthology 2021

Poetry Published in the “Twin Towers, Twin Decades” anthology by Local Gems Press

I’m excited to share that my poem “Smokescreen” has been accepted for the anthology “Twin Towers, Twin Decades” by the Local Gems Press.The anthology has been curated by the National Beat Poet Laureate and founder of the Local Gems Press, NY, James P Wagner. Received my copy yesterday and sharing the poem. The anthology features the words of the … Continue reading Poetry Published in the “Twin Towers, Twin Decades” anthology by Local Gems Press

Poetry Published in the 25th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Press, Philadelphia,USA

I’m excited to share the news of my acceptance of my poem "True Lies" in the  Annual Anthology 25th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Arts Center, Philadelphia. Immensely thankful to Larry Robin for supporting my work. Honored to share space with Toi derricotte, Ronald Bremner and many more. The poetry reading will take place on 24 July … Continue reading Poetry Published in the 25th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Press, Philadelphia,USA

Media Mention for the upcoming poetry reading at the 25th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Arts Centre

Honored and thrilled to be part of the 25th Poetry Ink Anthology by Moonstone Arts Center on July 24,2021. This event hosted and curated by Larry Robin has received a mention in the Philadelphia Enquirer   I'm proud to share the space with Sonia Sanchez, Toi Derricotte, Ronald P. Bremner, Lamont Steptoe, and many others … Continue reading Media Mention for the upcoming poetry reading at the 25th Annual Poetry Ink by Moonstone Arts Centre

Poetry Published in the Rio Grande Valley Festival Anthology Boundless 2021

Thrilled to share the pictures from the Boundless 2021 anthology featuring my two poems curated by Former MacAllen, Texas Poet Laureate Edward Viduarre. I’m grateful to the editors Edward Vidduarre, Sarah Joy Thompson and Gabriel González for accepting and supporting my work. I'm honored to share the space with one of the best poets in … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Rio Grande Valley Festival Anthology Boundless 2021

Poetry Published in the “Surviving Suicide:a collection of poems that may save a life ” Anthology by Nirala Publications #NationalPoetryMonth

I'm honored and thrilled to see my poem " The Note" accepted for publication in the anthology " Surviving Suicide : A Collection of Poems that may save a Life" anthology coming out by Nirala Publications. Thanks to the editor of Nirala Publications, Yuyutsu Sharma for giving me space among the esteemed writers in this … Continue reading Poetry Published in the “Surviving Suicide:a collection of poems that may save a life ” Anthology by Nirala Publications #NationalPoetryMonth

Poetry Published in the Vita Brevis Anthology “Brought to Sight and Swept Away” #NationalPoetryMonth

Thrilled to know that the anthology "Brought to Sight and Swept Away" ,about time by Vita Brevis Press and curated by EIC Brian Geiger was launch yesterday. I'm thankful to Brian for selecting my poem "Skin  is Timeless " as part of the anthology.  So happy to share the spaces with some of my oldest … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Vita Brevis Anthology “Brought to Sight and Swept Away” #NationalPoetryMonth

Poetry accepted for the Boundless 2021:the anthology of the Rio GrandeValley International Poetry Festival. #NationalPoetryMonth2021

I'm extremely happy to know that my two poems have been accepted for publication in the Boundless 2021 anthology curated by the Former Texas Poet Laureate Edward Viduarre. I'm grateful to the editors Edward Vidduarre, Sarah Joy Thompson and Gabriel González for accepting and supporting my work. Boundless will be published as a perfect bound … Continue reading Poetry accepted for the Boundless 2021:the anthology of the Rio GrandeValley International Poetry Festival. #NationalPoetryMonth2021

Poetry selected for publication in the “Writing for Peace” anthology to be published in May 2021 by Dove Tales.

I’m brimming with joy to receive the wonderful news that my three poems have been included in the esteemed anthology “Writing for Peace”  slated for publication on May 15,2021 by Dove Tales, An International Journal for Arts.This edition is guest edited by Adriana Páramo. Writing for Peace is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, directed by a group of … Continue reading Poetry selected for publication in the “Writing for Peace” anthology to be published in May 2021 by Dove Tales.

Poetry published in the Beat Generation – National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology 2020 #National PoetryMonth2021

I’m thrilled to share the news that my poem “The Burden we are passing on” has been published in the BEAT Generation : National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology published by the Local Gems Press. I’m immensely thankful to the EIC and Founder of Local Gems Press James P Wagner for accepting and supporting my work. James P Wagner is also the National Beat … Continue reading Poetry published in the Beat Generation – National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology 2020 #National PoetryMonth2021

List of Publications/Events/Media Mentions for the month of March 2021

March has been a month of adding a new dimension to my poetry when one of the poems "Survival is an Art", Previously published in the “New Jersey Emerging Poets 2019” was selected to be read by the UK-based award-winning and BBC-listed singer and songwriter Tally Koren for her event, "Changing the Face of Poetry". … Continue reading List of Publications/Events/Media Mentions for the month of March 2021