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

Poetry Published in the Spectrum Magazine “Fall” Edition

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 EIC Don Campbell for supporting my work. The special "Fall" edition challenged the poets to use the words" Fall" in their poetry. You can read my three … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Spectrum Magazine “Fall” Edition

Stench

This city is crazy  this city is brimming  there is always something rotting burning people walk with crinkled noses and with scurried steps with the voice of the screaming heart those spires of the skyscrapers piercing and pinching  the heart of the sky which bleeds on the people who bet their life on the beauty of the alabaster moon … Continue reading Stench

List of Publications/News/Radio Show/Events for the month of August 2020.

"LIST OF PUBLICATIONS FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2020" I’m excited to share my list of publications/events/interviews for the month of August 2020. This month I also celebrated  Third year of my poetry website. Every month I compile the list and share it with my readers as it can serve as a valuable list of … Continue reading List of Publications/News/Radio Show/Events for the month of August 2020.

Poetry Published ” Fallow Ground” Inwood Indiana by Prolific Press, PA, USA

I’m stoked to be in the next issue of the Inwood Indiana. My Poem “Dance of the death” and “Town Bell” has been selected for publication in the forthcoming issue ”Fallow Ground” by Inwood Indiana Press. Inwood Indiana is one of the sister presses of the Prolific Press. I'm sharing pictures of my two poems in this post. … Continue reading Poetry Published ” Fallow Ground” Inwood Indiana by Prolific Press, PA, USA

Poetry published in the Mineral Lit Mag Issue 4

I'm thrilled to see my poetry published in the latest issue of the Mineral Lit mag. My poem" Poem and its hunger" has been graciously accepted and published by the EIC Madison Zehmer. I'm so stoked to share the space with brilliant writers like Preston Smith,Tom Snarsky ,Lynne Schmidt and many more. "Do you ever realize … Continue reading Poetry published in the Mineral Lit Mag Issue 4

Poetry Published in Issue VI Melody by Nightingale and Sparrow

I received my copy of this gorgeous magazine yesterday. I'm thrilled to share some pictures from this gorgeous offering by the EIC Juliette Sebock of Nightingale and Sparrow Press. I'm so delighted to see my poem "Bittersweet Symphony" in this issue. So thrilled to share the space with Alan Perry, Mandira Patnaik, RC De Winter, … Continue reading Poetry Published in Issue VI Melody by Nightingale and Sparrow

Poetry Published in London/Berlin based Visual Verse Vol 7 Chapter 10

It's always a moment of validation to see my poem published in the London/Berlin based monthly Ekphrastic Poetry journal Visual Verse. Thanks to the Preeti Taneja and the entire team for continuously challenging us with the beautiful visual prompts. You can read my poem "Like A Poem Read Aloud" Happy Blogging!! Megha Sood Image by Andi … Continue reading Poetry Published in London/Berlin based Visual Verse Vol 7 Chapter 10

Tiny Buddha

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life. ---Buddha Have you ever looked into the eyes of Buddha a reminiscent of the eternal calm and serenity they wake you from the deep slumber of ignorance the facade of the the life you are living in partially open partially … Continue reading Tiny Buddha

Poetry Published in the North of Oxford Pandemic Issue

I'm honored to be published in the Summer Pandemic Issue of the coveted literary journal North of Oxford. Immensely thankful to the G. Emil Reutter for publishing my pandemic poems. Honored to share the space with Patricia Carragon, Henry Crawford, Sheila Allen with Emily Jensen, Kerry Trautman, M. J. Arcangelini, Stephen Bochinski, Christine Riddle, Maria … Continue reading Poetry Published in the North of Oxford Pandemic Issue

Certificate and Prize ribbon for the State Level NAMI Dara Axelrod Mental Health Poetry Contest 2020

Today visit to the mailbox rewarded me the package along with an appreciation letter from Jacquese Armstrong from the NAMI NJ which bore the Prize Certificate and the prize ribbon I received as the State Level First place Winner for the State Level NAMI Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2020. Thanks to all my readers and … Continue reading Certificate and Prize ribbon for the State Level NAMI Dara Axelrod Mental Health Poetry Contest 2020

If we never – In response to the Tuesday Writing prompt at GoDogGO cafe

Today’s prompt: Write a poem using the phrase “if we never” “If we never start we never end if we never starve we never crave if we never hurt we never feel pain if we never get wounded we never heal again” --Megha Sood If we never witness the sun setting on the horizon, the time … Continue reading If we never – In response to the Tuesday Writing prompt at GoDogGO cafe

Simulation

“Emotions - Happiness, anger, jealousy... is the mind experiencing "presence" in our holographic existence.” ― Clyde DeSouza, Memories With Maya They say deep down  inside  we all are built of shapes just pure shapes  not mass or matter a simulation of some sorts our holographic existence this world is built upon We are just random shapes  dancing … Continue reading Simulation

Live to the fullest

“One clear moment, one of trance  One missed step, one perfect dance  One missed shot, one and only chance  Life is all...but one fleeting glance.”  ― Sanober Khan Oh there it goes fleetingly, swimmingly, gently, just another moment traveling on that speck dust on that sliver of light which you hardly noticed with our heads down and … Continue reading Live to the fullest

Poetry published in the Otherwise Engaged Literary Journal Fifth Volume Quarantine Edition

I’m so happy to receive my copy of the Otherwise Engaged Literary and Arts Journal Fifth Volume Quarantine Edition featuring three of my poems 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 can … Continue reading Poetry published in the Otherwise Engaged Literary Journal Fifth Volume Quarantine Edition

House(Micro poetry and spoken word)

First Published in FIVE:2: ONE #sideshow magazine, Sept 2018 That dark well in the courtyard is like a monster as it devoured my sister and never spat her out that dark window sill is blackened by my mother's elbows as she waited patiently for my father to arrive those cracks in the basement door plays … Continue reading House(Micro poetry and spoken word)

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

Cascading truth

“A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies.” ― Alfred Tennyson Cascading truth tucked and compressed buried under the dearth of lies And layers and layers of false reasoning I couldn't find my way out through this pile This swamp of lies angst and pain This quagmire of broken dreams Is taking … Continue reading Cascading truth