Poetry Published in the Spectrum Publishing 25 Edition “How to Stay Alive” ,California,USA

I’m elated to see my poem "Something has to give"  in the Edition #25 of Spectrum Publishing based on the theme ” How to Stay Alive”. Immensely thankful to the EIC and founder Don Kingfisher Campbell for supporting and accepting my work. The edition features the works of 53 poets across the country. I’m extremely proud to share … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Spectrum Publishing 25 Edition “How to Stay Alive” ,California,USA

Poetry featured in SONKU Collective “Family Legacies” Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

I’m so honored to be part of the “Family Legacies” Vol 2 2020 Edition of the esteemed SONKU Collective. I’m also thankful to the EIC Taylar Enlow and the team for featuring my three poems, “We All Rise out of Love”, “A True Masterpiece”, “A Safe Haven” in the “Family Legacies” edition. The poems are published on Page 35 of of this … Continue reading Poetry featured in SONKU Collective “Family Legacies” Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

Poetry “On Listening to Jericho Brown” Published in the Rising Phoenix Review

I'm beyond excited to see my homage poem "On Listening to Jericho Brown" 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. The highlight of … Continue reading Poetry “On Listening to Jericho Brown” Published in the Rising Phoenix Review

Poetry published in SONKU “Family Legacies” , Temple University, Philadelphia

I’m so honored to be part of the “Family Legacies” Vol 2 2020 Edition of the esteemed SONKU Collective. I’m also thankful to the EIC Taylar Enlow and the team for featuring my three poems, “We All Rise out of Love”, “A True Masterpiece”, “A Safe Haven” in the “Family Legacies” edition. The poems are published on Page 35 of pdf … Continue reading Poetry published in SONKU “Family Legacies” , Temple University, Philadelphia

Poetry published in the anthology ” As the World Burns” by Indie Blu(e) Publishing

I'm extremely proud to see my poems publishing in this powerful and timely anthology "As the World Burns" published by Indie Blue Press. I'm immensely thankful to the editors Christine Ray, Candice Daquin, Kindra Austin and Rachel Finch. As the World Burns: Writers and Artists Reflect on a World Gone Mad is an anthology of … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology ” As the World Burns” by Indie Blu(e) Publishing

Poetry upcoming in Winter/ Christmas Edition Print Anthology by Black Bough Poetry

Extremely happy to receive the news of my imagist poem acceptance for the upcoming print anthology by the Welsh based poetry Lit and arts journal Black Bough Poetry.So thankful to the EIC Matthew Smith for accepting my work.I'm so honored to share the space with some of my favorites poets from the lit community such … Continue reading Poetry upcoming in Winter/ Christmas Edition Print Anthology by Black Bough Poetry

Poetry Published in the Arc Prose Poetry Anthology 2020

I’m so thrilled and excited to share this news that my two prose poems “Trapped” and “The beginning of an end” have been published in the Arcs Prose Poem Anthology 2020 curated by the award winning poet Anwer Ghani Jaber. He is the EIC of the Prose Magazine Arcs Prose Poetry. So proud to share … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Arc Prose Poetry Anthology 2020

US Presidential Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco’s work published in the “Life In Quarantine” project by Stanford University, USA.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJQeBgfzVgg I'm beyond excited to share we are honored to showcase the work of the US Presidential Inaugural poet, Richard's Blanco on the "Life in Quarantine" project by the CESTA, Stanford University website. I'm am extremely grateful to his team for their support and belief in our project. Richard Blanco was selected by President Barack … Continue reading US Presidential Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco’s work published in the “Life In Quarantine” project by Stanford University, USA.

List of Publications/Events/Radio Show/Podcast and contests for the October 2020

I'm so proud to share the list of publications, events and contest news for the month of October 2020. October has been a month of celebration for me as the anthology "The Medusa Project", MookyChick which marked the role of an editor was launched. Also I was extremely lucky to have one of poems selected in … Continue reading List of Publications/Events/Radio Show/Podcast and contests for the October 2020

Poetry reading at the #radioshow “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar for poems published in Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3

Really excited to be on the #radioshow hosted by the Founder of "Songs of Selah" Thomas Scott Outlar on Halloween. Poets published in the Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3 were asked to read their poems on the Halloween night. It was an honor to share the space with Red Focks, Carrie Magnuss Radna, … Continue reading Poetry reading at the #radioshow “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar for poems published in Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3

Poetry and Essay upcoming in the anthology by FlowerSong Press

I'm really excited to receive the news of acceptance of my few poems and an essay for the timely and powerful anthology called "Good Cop/Bad Cop" by FlowerSong Press.The anthology is expected to be published in 2021. Immensely thankful to the EIC and publisher of the press Edward Vidaurre. Edward Vidaurre is the author of … Continue reading Poetry and Essay upcoming in the anthology by FlowerSong Press

Poetry reading at the open mic #radioshow 17Numa by Scott Thomas Outlar featuring Kashiana Singh and Mela Blust

Got the chance to listen to this beautiful immersive #radioshow of two poets reading each other work Mela Blust and Kashiana Singh hosted by Scott Thomas Outlar at 17Numa I read one of my poems "Was it worth the pain?" in the open mic section at the time mark 1:28. The poem is published in … Continue reading Poetry reading at the open mic #radioshow 17Numa by Scott Thomas Outlar featuring Kashiana Singh and Mela Blust

Poetry Published in Visual Verse Vol 7 Chapter 12

Happy to see my poetic prose "Self Love is the Best Form of Love" published in the monthly Ekphrastic challenge of London/Berlin-based Visual Verse: Online Anthology of Art and Words I always believe that "Self Love" is the best form of love that we usually ignore. You can read my poem "Self Love is the … Continue reading Poetry Published in Visual Verse Vol 7 Chapter 12

Poetry Published in the Rainbow Project by the Rainbow Literary

Thrilled to see my poem " The Season of Fall" on The Rainbow Project. Rainbow project curate the works based on the colors of the rainbow.My poem was selected for the the color theme Orange, a stark reminder of the lukewarm autumn we all are part of. Immensely grateful to Roxanne Hoffman and Jack Cooper of … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Rainbow Project by the Rainbow Literary

Poetry Published in the California based Spectrum Publishing

I'm elated to be featured in the Edition #25 of Spectrum Publishing based on the theme " How to Stay Alive". Immensely thankful to the EIC and founder Don Kingfisher Campbell for supporting and accepting my work. The edition features the works of 53 poets across the country. I'm extremely proud to share the space … Continue reading Poetry Published in the California based Spectrum Publishing

Poetry Published in the Wombwell Rainbow in honor of #InternationalMentalHealthDay

I'm honored to see my two poems "Silent Chaos" and "Fight" featured in The Wombwell Rainbow in honor to celebrate the #InternationalMentalHealthDay. Immensely thankful to the EIC Paul Brookes for inviting writers across the literary communicating and curating the works about the significance of mental health and the stigma associated with it. You can read … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Wombwell Rainbow in honor of #InternationalMentalHealthDay

Podcast Interview on Assiduous Dust and OTSCP( On The Spot Collaborative Poem) by LA-based Joshua Corwin

I'm thrilled to share the news of my upcoming interview and poetry podcast with the esteemed LA-based poet, Joshua Corwin for his series "Assiduous Dust". Assiduous Dust is the home of the On-the-Spot Collaborative Poem (OTSCP), a novel form of collaborative poetry where the featured poet and Joshua Corwin take turns in reading out phrases … Continue reading Podcast Interview on Assiduous Dust and OTSCP( On The Spot Collaborative Poem) by LA-based Joshua Corwin

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

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. … Continue reading Poetry published in the Beat Generation – National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology 2020

Poetry selected in the Top 10 winner in the Poetry Super Highway Contest 2020

I'm elated to know that my poem "Dead Constellation" was among the Top 10 winners of the Poetry Super Highway Contest 2020. It ranked at no 8 amongst the 978 entries from 12 countries of the world. I'm really thankful to the three judges Angélique Jamail, Ellaraine Lockie and Suzanne O’Connell and the founder Rick … Continue reading Poetry selected in the Top 10 winner in the Poetry Super Highway Contest 2020

Poetry published in the “House of Horrors #3” by Alien Buddha Press, USA

Thrilled to see my poem "My Horror movie" be the opening poem for the anthology "Alien Buddha House of Horror 3" published by the Alien Buddha Press. The Alien Buddha's House of Horrors 3 is now available in both black and white ($11.11) and full color print ($23.45). This is the spookiest and altogether spookiest … Continue reading Poetry published in the “House of Horrors #3” by Alien Buddha Press, USA

Poetry Published in The Soap Box Press, Ontario,Canada

I'm thrilled to see my two poems "Window to her soul" and "Nobody can suck the passion out of my prayers" in the online blog of the Ontario based The Soap Box Press. Immensely thankful to the founder and the EIC Tali Voron for accepting and supporting my works. You can read my both poems … Continue reading Poetry Published in The Soap Box Press, Ontario,Canada

Poetry reading with Spectrum Publishing, Pasadena,California, USA

I was thrilled to be part of the Poetry reading organized by the EIC Don Fisher Campbell for the special "Fall" Edition featuring 42 artists of the Spectrum Publishing. I was honored to share the space with Joshua Corwin, Jackie Chou,Thelma T Reyna, Don Kingfisher Campbell and many more. The poems have been written around … Continue reading Poetry reading with Spectrum Publishing, Pasadena,California, USA

Covert

I have a secret message a covert skill  I am  conversant with, I have written you a million times  scribbled you secretly  nipped and tucked you in my verses hiding from the prying eyes folded neatly between the pages of my poetry  tucked  secretly under the  poetic verses you can find my eternal love dripping in those context … Continue reading Covert

Poetry published in the Oddball Magazine to honor RBG and her legacy

I'm so honored to see my poem "Her Voice" published in the  20 year old Oddball Magazine. The poem is an ode to the Supreme Court Justice, Ruth bade Ginsburg. We all are shocked and rattled by the death of RBG who has been an epitome of justice and equality for decades.I'm immensely thankful to … Continue reading Poetry published in the Oddball Magazine to honor RBG and her legacy