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

Poetry published in the Lumiere Review #BlackLivesMatter feature

I'm honored to share this news that my poem "Asyphyxiated" has been published in the Lumiere Review as a response to the #BlackLivesMatter feature. I'm really thankful to the founder and editor in chief Jessica Kim for supporting my work. The Lumiere Review, fully support #blacklivesmatter. In addition to their general submissions, they have made … Continue reading Poetry published in the Lumiere Review #BlackLivesMatter feature

List of Publications/Events for the month of June 2020

Happy to share my list of publications/events/prints for the month of June 2020. The following list may serve as potential places for new and emerging writers to send in their creative works for publications. All the best!! June has been a really wonderful month for me as I was blessed to be a winner in … Continue reading List of Publications/Events for the month of June 2020

Poetry Published in the April Issue of Florida based Desh Videsh Magazine

I'm happy to share that few of my poems were published in the Spring 2020 Issue of the Desh Videsh Magazine in the "Poetry Section" corner. Yesterday I received my contributor copy and am sharing a few pictures from it. I’m really thankful to the editorial team of Raj and Aruna Shah for giving me this … Continue reading Poetry Published in the April Issue of Florida based Desh Videsh Magazine

Shorlisted in TWIBB (The Woman Inc. Beyond Black) Sakhi Annual Poetry Awards 2019

  I'm so thrilled to share that my poem "Does hurt have a gender?" have been shortlisted for the coveted TWIBB Sakhi Annual Poetry Awards 2019. The poem will be featured in the anthology soon to be published featuring the winners and the shortlisted poems. So thankful to the EIC Pooja Garg and the rest … Continue reading Shorlisted in TWIBB (The Woman Inc. Beyond Black) Sakhi Annual Poetry Awards 2019

Poetry published in the Otherwise Engaged Literary Journal Fifth Volume

I'm so happy to announce that three of my poems have been included int he Fifth Volume of the Otherwise Engaged Literary Journal Fifth Volume. I'm really thankful to the EIC Marzia Dessi for her support. Otherwise Engaged is biannual literature and arts journal open to submissions from all artists, writers, and photographers worldwide. You … Continue reading Poetry published in the Otherwise Engaged Literary Journal Fifth Volume

Poetry published in the anthology “Poems from the Lockdown” by Willowdown Books

I’m so happy that one of my poems got included in the “Poetry From The Lockdown” anthology published by the UK based Willowsdown Press. The anthology features the work from the 115 poets across the world. The book has been beautifully sectioned into nine parts namely Social Distance, Inside, Virus, Wry, Art, Close, Social Politico, This Spring, … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology “Poems from the Lockdown” by Willowdown Books

Poetry to be published in the Issue 6 Melody Issue by Nightingale and Sparrow Press

I'm thrilled to have my poem "Bittersweet Symphony" included in the Issue 6 Melody of the Nightingale and Sparrow Press. The Magazine is out to be published in May end. I'm really thankful to the entire team and EIC Juliette Sebock for making me part of this beautiful gorgeous magazine. The cover in the meantime … Continue reading Poetry to be published in the Issue 6 Melody Issue by Nightingale and Sparrow Press

Poetry Published in the Alien Buddha Press-The Alien Buddha Contracts Covid-19: Act 10 (the series finale’): Movement of Ja People

I'm so thrilled to be in the feature " Alien Buddha Contracts COVID 19"  by Alien Buddha Press. I'm really thankful to the EIC Nicholas Redf for making me part of the final installment of the feature. I'm honored to be sharing space with Jeremy Blizard, Brian Rihlmann, Jay Passer, Carrie Magness Radna, Mike Zone, Marian … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Alien Buddha Press-The Alien Buddha Contracts Covid-19: Act 10 (the series finale’): Movement of Ja People

Semblance

An ode to amazing, strong, brave, gentle, unapologetic, unabashed, caring, independent, fierce and loving women in our lives on Women's international day!! Be like a waterfall roaring and empowering gushing down with strength' and the beauty for all to see Be like a bird a phoenix to rise from the ashes when the world around … Continue reading Semblance

Longlisted for the Uk based Erbacce Poetry Prize 2020 amongst 9000+ entries

I'm so thrilled to share the news that I have been longlisted in the UK based coveted Erbacce Poetry Prize 2020. This year the competion received a whopping submission of 9000+ entries and my poem was one of the 120 longlisted entries. The annual erbacce poetry competition with great prizes for the best seven poets. The outright winner will be … Continue reading Longlisted for the Uk based Erbacce Poetry Prize 2020 amongst 9000+ entries

We are poets

“Poets are shameless with their experiences: they exploit them.”  ― Friedrich Nietzsche We all are trying to touch the bottom of the madness the absolute end to visualize how far we can stretch our insanity and how much it can take the pressure and survive till it breaks down and shatters into small bits of craziness and false … Continue reading We are poets

Pandemic Poems- A Collaboration with Kate Belew ( Editor of Milk Press, Poetry Society of New York) and My 400th Poetry Publication

I'm beyond thrilled to share my 400th poetry publication as a collaboration with none other than Kate Belew ( Co-editor, Milk Press, Poetry Society of New York). I am really grateful to Kate and so honored to be part of this project. What started as a collaboration between her co-workers become a crowdsourced project, called … Continue reading Pandemic Poems- A Collaboration with Kate Belew ( Editor of Milk Press, Poetry Society of New York) and My 400th Poetry Publication

Poetry Published in the Adelaide Literary Award Poetry Anthology 2019

I’m so thrilled to receive my copy of the Adelaide Literary Award Anthology 2019. One of my poems has been selected as the finalist under the category of Best Poem.I’m really grateful to the EIC Stevan Nikolic for considering my work for such an esteemed award. I’m so honored to be sharing space with such … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Adelaide Literary Award Poetry Anthology 2019

Poetry featured on the Dineen Hull Arts Gallery Series in honor of the National Poetry Month 2020

In celebration of National Poetry Month Hudson County Community College Department of Cultural Affairs (DOCA) is proud to feature a whole day of poems from Jersey City Writers every Thursday. I'm so proud and honored to be part of this poetry series. One of my poems got selected to be featured in the series. Really … Continue reading Poetry featured on the Dineen Hull Arts Gallery Series in honor of the National Poetry Month 2020

Poetry Published in the Desh Videsh Media Group, Florida, USA eMagazine in honor of the National Poetry Month

I'm beyond thrilled to share this wonderful news with my readers as my poems have been published in the Spring 2020 edition of the magazine by the Desh Videsh Media Group based in Florida, USA. I have been featured in the Poetry Corner section honoring the National Poetry Month. I'm really thankful to the editorial … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Desh Videsh Media Group, Florida, USA eMagazine in honor of the National Poetry Month

Poetry published in the Pendemic Journal, Ireland.

I'm happy to see my poem "Angels in Blue" which I wrote as an ode of the health workers working in the front line fighting the Coronavirus Pandemic. I really appreciate the efforts of editing team comprising of Joy Redmond, Liz Quirke, Niall McArdle, and Ruth McKee of the Pendemic  Journal for supporting my work. … Continue reading Poetry published in the Pendemic Journal, Ireland.

Poetry published in the Pangolin Poetry: COVID 19 Issue

So happy to see my poem made to the Special Coronavirus Issue compiled by the team of Pangolin Poetry Review. They have assembled 54 different voices on the topic, and to lay emphasis on poetry on the pandemic only, The Pangolin Review members have not used headshots and kept biographies very short. Here is the … Continue reading Poetry published in the Pangolin Poetry: COVID 19 Issue

Poetry selected for Jersey City Writers Genre reading Night

So excited to see my three poems selected for the Jersey City Genre Night Poetry reading night on March 06,2020 based on the theme "Hidden Life" at the Village West Gallery. The event is organized by the Jersey City Writers Group. My three poems which got selected are "A clandestine affair", "Forbidden Love" and "Confession".The … Continue reading Poetry selected for Jersey City Writers Genre reading Night

Poetry published in the Memory House Magazine Issue no 23 “Rattle”

I'm so thrilled to see my poem " My bone rattles with crimson rage" made to the pages of the Memory House Magazine " Rattle Issue". Really thankful to the EIC Vanessa Ma and Editor Bradly Tian for accepting and supporting my work. Memoryhouse Magazine is a semi-annual publication that seeks to curate personal narratives through … Continue reading Poetry published in the Memory House Magazine Issue no 23 “Rattle”

Poetry published in Jitter Issue no 8 by Prolific Press

I'm excited to see my poems made to the pages of the Jitter Press Issue no 8 published by the Pennsylvania based press Prolific Press. The primary mission of Jitter Press is to frighten its readers. To this end, they publish excellent literary works from both established and emerging writers. Their publication includes poetry and fiction … Continue reading Poetry published in Jitter Issue no 8 by Prolific Press