Poetry Published in The Jessie Butler Woman’s Poetry Contest Anthology by Sierra Muses Press, California, USA

  I'm thrilled to receive my contributor copy of the Jessie Butler Woman's Contest Anthology 2020 "She Speaks Up".I'm really thankful to the EIC Mila Johansen for curating this anthology. I'm honored to have my poem "My Path to Freedom" featured in this book. This is an anthology of poems submitted by women, from around … Continue reading Poetry Published in The Jessie Butler Woman’s Poetry Contest Anthology by Sierra Muses Press, California, USA

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

Poetry published in Spring 2020 The Poet Theme: War and Battle

I’m honored to be featured in the Spring edition of The Poet Magazine(UK) – War and Battle” anthology curated by the EIC Robin. Two of my poems namely  “Missed Boat” and “Syria- Living in a War Zone” have been featured in the Spring edition. I really honored to be sharing space with Linda Imbler, Moinak … Continue reading Poetry published in Spring 2020 The Poet Theme: War and Battle

List of Publication/Events/Interview for the month of May 2020

I'm happy to share my list of publications for the month of April 2020.The idea behind to share the places I have been published is to create a online resource for the writers looking to publish their work. 1. Willowdown Bookshttps://meghasworldsite.wordpress.com/2020/05/30/poetry-published-in-the-anthology-poems-from-the-lockdown-by-willowdown-books/ 2. Nightingale and Sparrow, Melody Issuehttps://meghasworldsite.wordpress.com/2020/05/30/poetry-published-in-melody-issue-6-of-nightingale-and-sparrow-magazine/ 3. Arts House festival, Virtual Acess JC Fridayshttps://meghasworldsite.wordpress.com/2020/05/29/jersey-city-community-poem-video-premiere-at-virtual-access-jc-fridays/ 4. … Continue reading List of Publication/Events/Interview for the month of May 2020

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 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 Published in Melody Issue 6 of Nightingale and Sparrow Magazine

I’m thrilled to have my poem “Bittersweet Symphony” included in the Issue 6 Melody of the Nightingale and Sparrow Press. 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 is a photo by Martina Rimbaldo and is titled “rose is … Continue reading Poetry Published in Melody Issue 6 of Nightingale and Sparrow Magazine

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 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 Poetica Review Spring Edition Issue 5

I'm so thrilled to share the news of the publication of my two poems in the Spring Edition of Poetica Review. So thankful to the EIC Mark A Murphy for giving me the opportunity. I'm blessed to share space with RC deWinter, Brian Rihlmman, Oormila Vijayakrishnan Prahlad, and many others. POETiCA REViEW stands in contradistinction … Continue reading Poetry Published in Poetica Review Spring Edition Issue 5

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 Willowdown “Poetry from the lockdown” anthology

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. Below the complete press release for the same. PRLOCKDOWN20April20 Poems from The Lockdown "Press Release Excerpt" Every country on … Continue reading Poetry published in the Willowdown “Poetry from the lockdown” anthology

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 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

Healing winters

First Published on Vita Brevis Literature Love speaks me through the languid branches of almost naked trees pickled by the snow, in the early misty cold mornings.   Steering through the voiceless din. my mind wanders and clutches to the last sane thought trying to figure out the map, the cartography of healing, the trail … Continue reading Healing winters

Poetry published in the anthology: Gardens in the Desert: Cultivating Awareness by Dove Tales Journal of Arts

I'm thrilled to see my poem "Unforgivable" published in the online Dove Tales Journal: Gardens in the desert: Cultivating Awareness guest-edited by Robert Kostuck.I'm so honored to be sharing spaces with some of the brilliant writers of the literary community sharing the common ides for writing for peace. Today is the online publication of the … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology: Gardens in the Desert: Cultivating Awareness by Dove Tales Journal of Arts

Buried

First Published in the Vita Brevis Literature As I trample the earth under my feet casually walking in the misty garden soaked and drenched in the smell of the recent rains that smell of petrichor unearths, unburies the consciousness of the earth the memories come rolling by of that warm summer evening air is heavy … Continue reading Buried

Poetry published in the anthology “Faery Footprints” by the Fae Corps Publishing – Open for Preorders

I'm so proud to see my four poems find a home in the pages of the anthology curated by Patricia Harris and Cindy Pilcher of the Fae Corps Publishing Press. Faery Footprints is an anthology of indie artists,  poets,  and authors meant to show off the talent inherent in the Indie Community. You can preorder … Continue reading Poetry published in the anthology “Faery Footprints” by the Fae Corps Publishing – Open for Preorders

Poetry published in the Basil O’ Flaherty

I'm really happy to know that one of my poems has found a home in the Basil O' Flaherty Lit Magazine. Really thankful to the editor J.K.Shawhen to accept my poem. The Basil O' Flaherty is an online literary arts website and publisher. It was created to showcase writers and artists, and to publish anthologies. … Continue reading Poetry published in the Basil O’ Flaherty

Poetry published in the Merak Magazine-“Origami love”

Delighted to see my poem found a home in the brilliant Merak Magazine. Merak is an e-Magazine that stages fresh writers with passion and provides them with recognition in the field. Get published with Merak. A portal that connects writers with their perfect audience. A reader’s hub. The Serbian word Merak refers to a feeling of bliss … Continue reading Poetry published in the Merak Magazine-“Origami love”

Wonderland

First Published in the VIsual Verse 5th Vol6 Chapter 01 A collage, a mish-mash of the talent brimming from every corner and crevice of the world the congregation, coming together and scattering like a white light from the prism sacred mouths speaking in the unborn tongues the surreal poetry, language unknown but piercing hearts and … Continue reading Wonderland