Leeches Are Only a Click Away

By Mark Antony Rossi I’ve been meaning to write this particular column for quite some time. Distractions abound. But it’s close to my heart nevertheless. I promise. There’s practically a cottage industry out there seeking to help writers — for a price. A big price! I called one out the […]

May 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles, Latest Post

The Privilege of Being An Editor

By Mark Antony Rossi The sole privilege of being an editor rests with the power to help writers reach their potential. For myself, all I ever wanted is to see writers published. As an associate editor you do not have the full confidence of those above to get the complete […]

May 13, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles

Concept of Self in Social Sciences and Humanities

By Dr. Meraj Ahmad The term ‘self’ denotes a person’s essential being which distinguishes him from others. Self also differentiates a person from other objects of nature and cosmos. Self is both a mystical and mysterious entity. Concept of ‘Self’ in Social Sciences Psychology: Wiliams James (Principles of Psychology), G.H. Mead […]

May 13, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles

Being Human is Not a Curse

By Mark Antony Rossi You need strength to be human in this day of machines. In this epoch of ecclesiastical excess. Discarding faith beyond believing in ourselves is not an ignoble act but rather a sensible reminder of the finite nature of flesh and the natural instinct to live within […]

May 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles

What about Selectivity of Print?

By Prabhakar Kulkarni  The widespread expansion of news and views through mobile apps and social and other media outlets through electronic channels has created problems. Fake news and disinformation through these outlets have created undue mess about the ‘truth’ or ‘unbiased or objective interpretation of ‘truth’ of major issues and […]

April 29, 2018 · 1 comment · Articles

The Necessity of Art in Writing

By Mark Antony Rossi  While writing can be a therapy method  it’s actually intended to be a splashy fancy communique to an audience. A love letter to their tired brains which are subjected daily to discounted conversations and 7th grade newspapers. It’s normal and natural for writers to write about […]

April 29, 2018 · 2 comments · Articles

Treatment Center Triage

By Mark Antony Rossi The drug epidemic in America has not abated with select legalization of THC (marijuana) in certain areas of the country. Selective legalization is not a noble social development but rather a crass revenue enhancement by the state governments. For every glaucoma sufferer there are ten thousand […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles

A Picture Essay: An uncanny, Prismatic Halo Encircling the Sun

By Dr. Rumana Ahmad  An uncanny, prismatic halo encircling the sun sighted in Lucknow on Sunday, April 08, 2018   As the sun was ascending its blazing course through the blue sky on a hot Sunday morning, I was busy thinking about the tasks I had to accomplish and my […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Articles

The Real Threats to Humanity

By Mark Antony Rossi While we are in the midst of worrying about chemical and nuclear weapons used by rogue regimes I say our greatest threats stem from transhumanism, artificial intelligence and genetic modifications. Transhumanism is gaining traction in the world community as a philosophy supporting the artificial enhancement of […]

April 15, 2018 · 2 comments · Articles

The Curious Case of Salman Khan

By Ranjit K. Sahu At first I would like to clear that I have nothing against Mr. Salman Khan personally nor against the Government or judges or anybody concerned with the entire episode. The law has taken its course and I stand with it as an abiding citizen. However as […]

April 15, 2018 · 1 comment · Articles