TWI Poetry #Metoo Some Poems in Exploration

There are many facets to this hashtag. Not just stories or experiences but the untold, unshared, many of them in the spirit of a celebration. Curious, excited, coming of age, nervous, a voice, nevertheless. Perhaps, the hashtag is not only about finding a voice to raise a voice but also hold a head high, raise…

TWI Poetry #Metoo #Rights#VoicesinPoetry

  (Picture borrowed from the Internet) Violence against women or episodes of misbehaviour and assault are not new or recent. Though many of them are now coming out of their own shadows against the guilty, there have been several of them who have used their voice and words as expression. Here are a few poems…

TWI Reviews – Poornima Laxmeshwar’s ‘Thirteen’

Poornima Laxmeshwar’s ‘Thirteen’, a collection of thirteen prose poems, is a cardigan of memories knitted from simple observations and conversations unique to one’s own home and surroundings. A synaethesia of colours and textures etched in a technicolour that refuses to fade away. They depict the transformation of a child’s musings into a mature perspective.  …

The power of pen

11th October is being observed as the United Nations International Day of the Girl Child every year to celebrate young women who have shown courage to take charge of their future in adverse situations. The them for the year 2018 was “With Her – A Skilled Girl Force” with an objective to promote women empowerment…