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Articles labelled ‘poetry’

  • 12 Places to Submit Your Writing

    12 More Places to Submit Creative Writing in India

    For writers in India looking to get published, here are some more platforms that may be the right fit for your writing.
  • Aditi Angiras

    Poetry Is Politics

    In conversation with activist Aditi Angiras about her Bring Back the Poets initiative and writing and performing spoken word poetry.
  • After Hours: The Helter Skelter Anthology of New Writing

    Available Now: ‘After Hours’, Vol. 5 of Our New Writing Anthology

    Vol. 5 of our New Writing anthology is our second one in print and features original writing handpicked by Anjum Hasan and Samhita Arni. Get your copy now!
  • Kutti Revathi

    The Power of Poetry

    In conversation with poet Kutti Revathi about the controversy surrounding her work, and her commitment to her writing and feminism.
  • 20 Places to Submit Your Writing from India

    20 Places to Submit Creative Writing in India

    For writers in India looking to get published, here is a handy list we've put together to help you find the right platform for your writing.
  • Adil Jussawalla

    As Steady As Herons

    The sea figures prominently in Adil Jussawalla's I Dreamt a Horse Fell From the Sky, sweeping its way into poem after poem, calmly and ineluctably.
  • God on the Hill: Temple Poems from Tirupati

    How Do 13,000 Poems Go Unnoticed?

    Despite the six centuries separating the composition of these poems and their readership, they are accessible, relatable, and compelling.
  • Akhil Katyal

    Dilli

    In conversation with Akhil Katyal, a bilingual poet and translator, whose book Night Charge Extra was recently published by Writers Workshop.
  • The Helter Skelter Anthology of New Writing: Volume Four

    Available Now: Helter Skelter’s First Print Edition

    Vol. 4 of our New Writing anthology is our first print edition and features original writing handpicked by Janice Pariat, Nitoo Das, and Jerry Pinto. Get your copy now!
  • Dead Saffron, illustration by Kavisha Dharia

    Dead Saffron

    
I was baptised with dead saffron and don’t know 
what simple games of your childhood sound like.

  • Letting Go; illustration by Kavisha Dharia

    Letting Go

    I could roll the window down to let out your scent, your presence that lingers here beside me like all the bad choices I've made.
  • The Dead End, illustration by Kavisha Dharia

    The Dead End

    Like every other time, I couldn't crawl into your first verse or your second, your bridge or your chorus.
The City Speaks #14

The City Speaks #14

By Jai Undurti and Harsho Mohan Chattoraj
The City Speaks #14