Archive for August, 2017

Exceptional Exemptions

By Siva Wright At last, the Court has ruled out that the medical admissions should be solely based on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or simply NEET. And the admission processes too have started. But, it took about 3 months of the mental chaos of students. The center made it […]

August 27, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

Privacy and the Writer

By Mark Antony Rossi Privacy and the Writer. Don’t kid yourself. You are writing about yourself and those you know — whether you are willing to admit it or not. Protest all you want. I’m not buying it. One of the most famous deniers on this subject JRR Tolkien literally […]

August 27, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

Induced

Induced Last night an angel Whispered into my ears I thought it was a dream But It was his tender touch The rustling of his wings  A little flutter and then… He vanished From my sight No, it was not a dream I heard a deep sigh And found him […]

August 20, 2017 · 1 comment · Poetry

Ashes

I  couldn’t  locate  her  pulse Her  body  still  warm I  couldn’t  believe  she  was  gone, yet My  eyes  began  to  swarm They  took  her  away  on  stretcher I  followed   her  in  a   daze I  could   not   comprehend   death I  was  young  and  in  raw  phase They  put  her  on  the  […]

August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Sweet Earth

I’m living on a globe somewhere in the space-time-whole. I’m living on a globe somewhere in this universe. I’m living on a globe, I think, if I remember right, man did name it earth. There was a garden on this earth, I think it was called paradise. But in there, […]

August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

A Daunty Star

She was carved like a phoenix from the roots of feminity to the valour like masculinity Beneath her million skin folds,  a language of sublime love disguised Beneath her dark-skinned palm, a hope for white coloured souls persisted. In her dulcet mind, she carried fire unflinching, She, a colossal corona of […]

August 20, 2017 · 8 comments · Poetry

Ashdod, 21st Century

In the first draft of the dream The woodpecker Is pecking A hole in the fore-runner Of another. In the destiny hour’s Derring-do. In the War Of Independence. In the cheek of a cloud That hardly ever Retreats. In the second draft of the dream Only the wilding jasmine Stirs […]

August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Stupid Monuments and Soulless Symbolism

By Mark Antony Rossi I’ve seen this parade of protestors before. It’s related to the Stupid Memorial Movement. That’s where politicians and community organizers instead is attempting to unravel the roots of gun violence hold countless candle vigils and then raise money for a meaningless memorial site. If society has […]

August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

Eco-Friendly Homes

come away from the city grime, all you populating, copulating beings, thoughtlessly spread in lumps, getting used to crowds and mess come to a home built just for you, away from collective self-destructive things, trees cleared for a paid view of the endangered hills come, we have found new ground, […]

August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Gorakhpur: The Bureaucracy that Devoured 60 Lives

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal It is sometimes surprising that we see cases of lost lives in our country in government hospitals simply due to the fact that they didn’t seemed valuable, I know the medical services in government sector are severely underfunded, understaffed and riddled with corruption but that […]

August 20, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial