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The Jaipur Literature Festival

The Jaipur Literature Festival

Written and Photographed by Sanjana Sanghi (Sub-Editor) The energy was overwhelming; the colors, breathtaking with people hustling and bustling. The winter sun failed to seem bright enough amidst the thousand gleaming faces, yet the trees seemed to arc proudly above this influx of literary enthusiasm and cultural magnificence. I stood there – shaken, but more [...]

The Intrepid Reporter and Other Short Stories

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The Intrepid Reporter and Other Short Stories

 By Anushka Kaushik (Associate Editor)           The writer wishes to state that this is a view on the state of information dissemination in this country and in no way is meant to be insensitive. The writer’s condolences are with the families who have been affected by the Uttarakhand catastrophe.  Amidst all [...]

‘Tis a Good Day to Confess

‘Tis a Good Day to Confess

 By Anushka Kaushik (Associate Editor)         Forgive me, Admin, for I have sinned. Go ahead, my child-whose-identity-shall-never-be-revealed. Here’s the link to the Google doc. Oh, thank the lord! I mean, err, Admin. This weight can finally be lifted off my shoulders. Why, that’s what I’m here for. From the outrageous, to the [...]

Wake Up/Snooze – Your Choice

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Wake Up/Snooze – Your Choice

By Tanya Krishnoth (Sub Editor, International Section)           It has happened. Again. And this time it is but a 5 year old. And why? Because she’s a girl. Headlines – “5-year old RAPED in Delhi” – flooded the media, left, right and centre. It’s a brutal recap of what seems to [...]

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