Category: Poetry

Poetry Display in Library

Poetry Display in Library

I mentioned a couple weeks ago that I had written a blurb about poetry for my high school library. Here is the display. Note that all these books were donated by me because all...

Sort of Review on PoB

Sort of Review on PoB

I recently came into contact with an old friend of mine. She was the Best Woman at my wedding — I didn’t have a Best Man. But it has been years since we’ve spoken...

Blurb on poetry

Blurb on poetry

The head librarian at the residential school where I live is making a poetry poster and asked me to write a blurb about the importance of poetry. This is what I wrote: THE IMPORTANCE OF POETRY Poetry...

Mera Bharat is now available for pre-order!

Mera Bharat is now available for pre-order!

My chapbook Mera Bharat, which means “My India”, is now available for pre-order! Read about the book and order your copy here! Two books in three months! Woohoo!

Book cover for my new chapbook — Mera Bharat

Book cover for my new chapbook — Mera Bharat

My chapbook Mera Bharat will be available in January! The poems in this collection are about my experiences travelling around India in 1994-95 as well as the last year-and-a-half that I have lived here....

Looking for reviewers for PoB

Looking for reviewers for PoB

I updated my slideshow on my home page to show my book cover for  Principles of Belonging and because it is now for sale. I also added it to the right side of my...

Principles of Belonging is now available!

Principles of Belonging is now available!

I am very excited to announce that my book-length poem has finally arrived from Red Dashboard, LLC! It was up for about a day, but then it was taken down after I realized I...

Puja Nominated for Best of the Net

Puja Nominated for Best of the Net

This year Durga Puja will begin October 9. Durga Puja is a festival that lasts a week. It is not a huge festival in many places in India, except in West Bengal. In West...

Manuscripts Accepted for Publication

Manuscripts Accepted for Publication

This weekend I received the exciting news that Red Dashboard LLC has selected not one but two manuscripts for publication! The first is Principles of Belonging and the second is Mera Bharat (“My India”). Principles...