Poetry Published in the VOL. 08 CHAPTER 03 London/Berlin based Visual Verse

So happy to see the first poem I wrote in this year 2021 published in the Ekphrastic journal Visual Verse. Thankful to the entire team for their tireless efforts in challenging us monthly and supporting the works of the writers in the community. You can read my poem "Unclaimed Freedom" here. Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood … Continue reading Poetry Published in the VOL. 08 CHAPTER 03 London/Berlin based Visual Verse

Featured on the “Time of the Poet Republic” on Miombo Publishing by Mbizo Chirasha

I'm extremely honored and delighted to be featured in the "Time of the Poet Republic" section of Miombo Publishing. I'm extremely thankful to the EIC and founder, poet, activist Mbizo Chirasha for featuring my five poems and giving me the space on his journal whose ethos speaks to the very essence of my writing. Miombo … Continue reading Featured on the “Time of the Poet Republic” on Miombo Publishing by Mbizo Chirasha

Featured as Guest Speaker at the book launch of “The Read Diary” , a Novel by Neelam Saxena Chandra

I'm honored and pleased to the Guest of Honor at the book launch of the novel, "The Red Diary" by the award winning and prolific poet, writer, novelist and story writer Neelam  Saxena Chandra. Neelam Saxena Chandra is launching her novel "The Red Diary" online on Sunday, 17 January, 2021 at 9 pm IST - … Continue reading Featured as Guest Speaker at the book launch of “The Read Diary” , a Novel by Neelam Saxena Chandra

Poetry published in the Litehouse Journal

I'm pleased to see my poem and its audio recording featured in the Accentric Poetry Section of the Lithouse Journal. I'm really thankful to the EIC Danae Spyrou for giving the space in her journal. Litehouse Journal is one of its kind as it features the work of the exophonic writers in the community. It … Continue reading Poetry published in the Litehouse Journal

Poetry Published in the TWI Chapters Section of The Woman Inc (TWI)

I'm elated to see my three poems in the TWI Chapters Section of coveted online journal "The Woman Inc". My heartfelt gratitude to EIC Pooja Garg and Associate Editor Anu Mahadev for supporting my work. In words of the editor The Woman Inc is an undertaking to engage diverse voices and initiate discussion on a … Continue reading Poetry Published in the TWI Chapters Section of The Woman Inc (TWI)

Poetry Selected in the Upcoming “There Is No Planet B Stafford Green Arts Festival Poetry Anthology 2021”

I'm so excited to hear that one of my poems got selected to be included in the There Is No Planet B Stafford Green Arts Festival Poetry Anthology 2021 curated by Mel Woodend, Poet Laureate of Staffordshire, UK.My heartfelt gratitude to Mel for including me in such an esteemed and purposeful anthology.Looking forward to its … Continue reading Poetry Selected in the Upcoming “There Is No Planet B Stafford Green Arts Festival Poetry Anthology 2021”

Poetry Published as Spotlight Poet in the Fever of Mind Anthology “Poets of 2020”

It’s an absolute honor and pleasure to be featured in this annual anthology “Poets of 2020” curated by the EIC of Fever of the Mind Press David O Nan. I'm really excited to see my five poems making the cut and also being featured as the Spotlight Poet in this monster of an anthology featuring … Continue reading Poetry Published as Spotlight Poet in the Fever of Mind Anthology “Poets of 2020”

Poetry Published in the International Writer’s Journal No. 4/2020 (October – December)

I’m thrilled to see my poem published in the International Writer's Journal Issue 4. I’m really thankful to the editors David Paul Vnuck and Muguras Maria Vnuck for supporting my work. Issue 4 features the writers from 24 countries around the world. In words of the editors Our mission will be to seek out for publication new and … Continue reading Poetry Published in the International Writer’s Journal No. 4/2020 (October – December)

Cover Reveal for “The Kali Project” by Indie Blue Publishing Coming January 2021

"And When the Goddess arrived, it was a moment like no other" -- Megha Sood I'm elated to share the cover for my second upcoming anthology "The Kali Project" in the editorial capacity by the Indie Blu(e) Publishing Press. I'm extremely honored to share the editor space with my talented co-editor Candice Daquin. Extremely thankful … Continue reading Cover Reveal for “The Kali Project” by Indie Blue Publishing Coming January 2021

Poetry included in the Summer reading 2020 Curriculum, University High School, Indiana

I'm elated to see that my first ever collaborative sonnet which I wrote as part of the Pandemic Poems May Day Project by Poetry Society of New York has been added to the Summer reading Curriculum 2020 for the University High School, Indiana,USA.University High School is a  independent college preparatory school located in Carmel, Indiana. … Continue reading Poetry included in the Summer reading 2020 Curriculum, University High School, Indiana

Poetry Published in the December Edition of SETU Magazine, Pittsburg, USA

I'm elated to see my five poems featured in the December edition of the esteemed bilingual magazine SETU. December edition of the SETU has been guest edited by the talented surgeon and poet Dr Rameshwar Singh. December edition was based on the theme "Seeking Solace and Sublime: Nature and Creative Cognition". I'm honored to share … Continue reading Poetry Published in the December Edition of SETU Magazine, Pittsburg, USA

List of Publications/Events/Readings for the month of December 2020

I’m so proud to share the list of publications, events and news for the month of December 2020. December has been super special to me as one of my poems got nominated for the coveted Pushcart Prize and also the announcement of my first full-length collection soon to be published by the Texas-based FlowerSong press … Continue reading List of Publications/Events/Readings for the month of December 2020

Poetry Published in Visual Verse Vol 08 Chapter 02

Elated to see my prose poem ”Living Fallacy” in the  London/Berlin based Monthly Ekphrastic journal “Visual Verse”. So thrilled to share the space with so many brilliant voices in the literary community. Do read their collection of top 100 poems in response to the visual prompt. You can read my poem “Living Fallacy” here Happy … Continue reading Poetry Published in Visual Verse Vol 08 Chapter 02

Poetry Published in the Culture Cult Press Anthology ” Lockdown Literature”

I’m really excited to be part of this amazing anthology bringing these voices together of forty six poets around the world. My immense gratitude to Jay Chakravarti for supporting my work. This anthology of non fiction, poetry and prose has chronicled a microcosm of life lived during these uncertain times. The authors and poets who … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Culture Cult Press Anthology ” Lockdown Literature”

Media Mention for the “The Kali Project” by Women’s Web

Proud to see the #mediamention of the upcoming "The Kali Project", co-edited by me and Candice Daquin and soon to be published by Indie Blue Press, in India's Online Media Tech Company Women's Web. Women's Web is an open platform that publishes a diversity of views. Heartfelt gratitude to the writer/editor/teacher Sonia Dogra for highlighting the ethos and the struggles … Continue reading Media Mention for the “The Kali Project” by Women’s Web

Poetry published in the anthology: Gardens in the Desert: Cultivating Awareness by Dove Tales Journal of Arts

I'm thrilled to see my poem "Unforgivable" published in the online Dove Tales Journal: Gardens in the desert: Cultivating Awareness guest-edited by Robert Kostuck.I'm so honored to be sharing spaces with some of the brilliant writers of the literary community sharing the common ides for writing for peace. Today is the online publication of the … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology: Gardens in the Desert: Cultivating Awareness by Dove Tales Journal of Arts

Milestones achieved in the year 2020

The year 2020 started on a sullen note of a war threat between Iran and the United States followed by the invisible enemy which kept most of us at home living our lives in our islands of isolation. The tumultuous year defined by the 100-year-old invisible enemy, the toxic presidential election, California wildfires, the death … Continue reading Milestones achieved in the year 2020

Poetry Reading at the IAWA ( Italian American Writers Association) Group on December 19,2020

I am extremely honored to share the space with esteemed writers featured this week on Dec 19,2020 at Italian American Writers Association poetry reading .I'm extremely thankful to Maria Lisella, Poet Laureate Queens,NY and 2020 Fellow of Academy of American Poets) for inviting me to the said event for the open mic. This week the … Continue reading Poetry Reading at the IAWA ( Italian American Writers Association) Group on December 19,2020

Poetry Workshop for an elementary school at Jersey City, New Jersey on Tuesday Dec 15,2020

It was an absolute joy and pleasure to conduct my maiden poetry workshop for my son's elementary class this Tuesday on December 15, 2020. Poetry was one of the concepts they were learning this week and they invited me as a guest speaker for the same. I had a fun time interacting with kids for … Continue reading Poetry Workshop for an elementary school at Jersey City, New Jersey on Tuesday Dec 15,2020

Poetry Reading at the Tandoori Gup Shup with Anita Nahal, Roopali Sircar Gaur and Harish Masand

It was such a joy  to attend the final Tan Doori Gup Shup poetry reading organized by Anita Nahal, Roopali Sarcar, and RJ Harish Masand on Sunday, December at 11:am EST.It was a beautiful poetic amalgamation of art, poetry, and music by poets and artists all across the world. The well-managed and beautifully conceptualized event … Continue reading Poetry Reading at the Tandoori Gup Shup with Anita Nahal, Roopali Sircar Gaur and Harish Masand

Poetry” Entry/Exit” published in the Rising Phoenix Review

I’m beyond excited to see my poem “Entry/Exit” published in The Rising Phoenix Review. The journal I have absolutely admired since the early days of my writing. Immensely thankful  to the EIC Christian Sammartino for supporting my work and giving me a space in his esteemed journal. You can read my poem here In words of the editor … Continue reading Poetry” Entry/Exit” published in the Rising Phoenix Review

Poetry Published in the Winter 2020 Edition of Life and Legends, California,USA

I'm elated to see my two poems "Solidarity in Grief" and "Like a Solemn promise" featured in the Winter Edition 2020 of Los Angeles based Arts and Literary Journal, Life and Legends.Immensely thankful to  the EIC Kalpna Singh-Chitnis for supporting my work and giving me space in such an esteemed journal.The current edition has been … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Winter 2020 Edition of Life and Legends, California,USA

Poetry Published in the Borderless Journal

I'm happy to see my prose poem "Vernacular of Silence" published in the Singapore based Literary Journal Borderless. Immensely thankful the EIC Mitali Chakravarty for believing and supporting my work. In words of the Editor Borderless is a literary journal to connect all writers and readers beyond the bonds of money, nationality, rituals and cultures… … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Borderless Journal

Upcoming Full Length Poetry Collection “My Body Lives Like a Threat” by FlowerSong Press in 2021

I'm super excited to announce that my first ever full length poetry collection "My Body Lives Like a Threat" is going to be published by the Texas Based FlowerSong Press in 2021. I'm really excited to be part of the FlowerSong Press family and immensely thankful to the EIC Edward Vidaurre for believing in my … Continue reading Upcoming Full Length Poetry Collection “My Body Lives Like a Threat” by FlowerSong Press in 2021