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

Cover Reveal for the anthology “Paws Healing the Earth” by River Paw Press,California,USA

I'm excited to share the cover reveal of the next anthology where my poem will be appearing . I'm really grateful to Kalpna-Singh Chitnis for including my poem in the anthology " Paws Healing the Earth" to be published by River Paw Press in 2021. I'm extremely honored to share the space with some of … Continue reading Cover Reveal for the anthology “Paws Healing the Earth” by River Paw Press,California,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

Nominated for the Author of the Month by NY based Spillwords.Please Vote

I'm really excited to announce that my name has been nominated for the "Author of the Month" by NY Based Poetry Journal Spillwords.com .Here is the link for the public voting. General Voting is held from 12/26-12/29https://spillwords.com/vote/Please vote. Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood

Emergence

Today’s prompt: Write a piece of prose or poetry that uses the words black eyes and cold winter rain. The syncopated pitter patter of this rain on my tin ceiling is weaving a symphony, like the fleeting touch of the thrumming harp wire; a constant reminder of the scattered memories making their way  through the thin sluices of  … Continue reading Emergence

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 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

Poetry Published in California based Spectrum Publishing Special Edition:Looking Back

I’m so thrilled to see my three poems featured in the Los Angeles Based Spectrum Magazine” founded by the EIC Don Kingfisher Campbell. I’m really thankful to the Don Campbell for supporting my work. The special "Looking Back” edition challenged the poets to use the words” back” in their poetry. You can read my three poems “Ancient fear” … Continue reading Poetry Published in California based Spectrum Publishing Special Edition:Looking Back

Undying Charm

Based on the PROMPT: Use the phrase “as winter whispers” in any form of writing by Tuesday Writing Challenge at GoDogGo cafe   The gelid Northern zephyrs have retraced their steps  back into the narrow lanes of my quaint town   Corrugated cold cobblestones waiting feverishly  for the warm clickety clackety of footsteps   Once … Continue reading Undying Charm

Poetry Published in the NY based portal Boloji.com

Happy to see my poem "Lonely Moon" featured in the NY based portal BOLOJI.com. Immensely grateful to the founder Rajender Krishan Chawdhry for accepting my work and supporting me. Boloji.com is a portal dealing with weekly opinions on current affairs, social ethos, parenting, poetry, and a study of the diversity of India. The topics covered … Continue reading Poetry Published in the NY based portal Boloji.com

Poetry Published in the NY based Spillwords Haunting Holiday Series

Excited to see my poem " Fresh" featured in the month long series Haunting Holidays by NY based Spillwords. Thankful to the EIC Dagmara and the entire team for their hard work in featuring and supporting the works of the literary community. You can read my poem here. Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood Picture Credit: Spilwords.com

List of Publications/Events/Radio Show/Podcast for the November 2020

I’m so proud to share the list of publications, events and contest news for the month of November 2020. November has been special to me as I was one of the featured poets in the coveted Brownstone Poetry Reading, Brooklyn,New York. Also, I was super proud to curate the work of Richard Blanco, US Inaugural … Continue reading List of Publications/Events/Radio Show/Podcast for the November 2020

Poetry Nominated for the Pushcart Prize 2021 Edition: Best of the Small Presses XLVI

I'm absolutely elated to share this wonderful news that one of my poem " The Season of Fall" has been nominated for the coveted 2020 Nominees for the next edition of the Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses XLVI.The poem originally appeared in the Rainbow Project edited by Roxanne Hoffman and Jack Cooper of … Continue reading Poetry Nominated for the Pushcart Prize 2021 Edition: Best of the Small Presses XLVI

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 Published in London/Berlin based Visual verse Vol 8 Chapter 1

Elated to see my prose poem " Desire" in the birthday edition of 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 … Continue reading Poetry Published in London/Berlin based Visual verse Vol 8 Chapter 1

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

List of Publications/Events for the month of September 2020

So thrilled to share the list of publications/events for the month of September 2020. September not only holds a special place in my heart because of me and my son's birthday but also because it marked the publication of my first Chapbook (“ A Potpourri of Emotions”)by the Local Gem Press,NY amongst other publications. The … Continue reading List of Publications/Events for the month of September 2020

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