Certificate for Third Place State Level Winner, NAMI NJ Poetry Contest 2022

I'm happy to share the Certificate that I received from the NAMI NJ Poetry Contest 2022 for being the Third Place Satet Level winner in the poetry contest. NAMI New Jersey (NAMI NJ) is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. Through education, support, advocacy … Continue reading Certificate for Third Place State Level Winner, NAMI NJ Poetry Contest 2022

Third Place Winner State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022

I'm thrilled to share the news that my poem has been placed as a third-place winner for the New Jersey NAMI Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022. Thankful to the people who voted and supported me. Congratulations!! to the fellow winners and the finalists. You can read the works of the Top 10 finalists in the … Continue reading Third Place Winner State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022

Poetry Shortlisted in the Top 10 State level 2022 NAMI NJ Poetry Contest. Please Vote!!

I'm elated to share that my poem "Silent Chaos" has been shortlisted as the Top 10 in the State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest. The top 3 highly voted poems will be chosen as the winners. You can vote for the Top 3 poems here. You can read my poem "Silent Chaos" and … Continue reading Poetry Shortlisted in the Top 10 State level 2022 NAMI NJ Poetry Contest. Please Vote!!

Featured as Guest Judge for the State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2021

I'm extremely honored to be selected by as the Guest Poetry Judge for the Annual State Level NAMI NJ Dara AxelRod Mental Health Poetry Contest 2021. I'm extremely thankful to Jacques Armstrong and the NAMI Team for giving me such a wonderful opportunity. I'm looking forward to reading the submissions written around the contest theme. … Continue reading Featured as Guest Judge for the State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2021

Poetry Reading at 2020 NAMI NJ Virtual Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony

NAMI NJ members and special guests gathered virtually on Saturday, July 18,2020 to celebrate  organization’s 35th Anniversary and to recognize the extraordinary work of NAMI affiliates, programs, providers, and collaborators. I was invited to read my poem "My Survival Story" as First Position Winner at NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2020. Jacquese Armstrong, NAMI … Continue reading Poetry Reading at 2020 NAMI NJ Virtual Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony

Press release for the State Level First Position NAMI Dara AxelRod Poetry Contest 2020

I'm excited to see  the mention of NAMI ( National Alliance on Mental Illness), New Jersey celebrating its 35 years by recognizing mental health advocates. My Poem  "My Survival Story" bagged the First Position at the State Level in the NAMI ( National Alliance on Mental Illness) Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2020. NAMI New Jersey … Continue reading Press release for the State Level First Position NAMI Dara AxelRod Poetry Contest 2020

Poetry Published in the July 2020 Edition of Desh Videsh Magazine

I’m happy to share that one of my poems is published in the July 2020 Issue of the Desh Videsh Magazine in the “Poetry Section” corner.I’m really thankful to the editorial team of Raj and Aruna Shah for giving me this opportunity. In print since 1993, Desh-Videsh magazine reaches a wide audience of Indians, Pakistanis, Bangladeshi, and … Continue reading Poetry Published in the July 2020 Edition of Desh Videsh Magazine