Ten Things a World Without Writers Would Be Like

This is for all those people who told me to “quit writing and go out and have some fun”. 10. Monday morning, I sat in Cafe Blue, listening to the tedious traffic pass a millisecond per minute. The place wasn’t crowded yet, the morning rush abated by the sickly sweet winter, which made bodies ache Read more about Ten Things a World Without Writers Would Be Like[…]

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The Writer Of Marwadi Lane

My good great grand aunt Savitri died a spinster. She was in love with a rich man who owned the big house in Marwadi Lane in Tenali. He adorned her with jewelry from his store and hired a full-time masseuse to keep Savitri in great shape for the rich man was very fat and needed Read more about The Writer Of Marwadi Lane[…]

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Prague in ’68

Author: Gautam Emani   Evzen recounted, “The commissar came to the peasant and asked him how the potato crop had been that year. The peasant replied that it had been good. The commissar then asked how good it had been. the peasant replied that the potatoes reached up to the knees of God. ‘But,’ replied Read more about Prague in ’68[…]

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Meetup 074: Stream of Consciousness

Last weekend was the epitome of the fun sessions we’ve had so far. We had Maia debut hosting on a totally new subject this weekend – Stream of Consciousness. Here’s what the dictionary says about it. Stream of Consciousness: a literary style in which a character’s thoughts, feelings, and reactions are depicted in a continuous Read more about Meetup 074: Stream of Consciousness[…]

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Alienation

Author: Aparna Malladi   You know you are different when your life experiences don’t match any of those in the zeitgeist. The TV shows, the movies, the contemporary novels and the gossip within your sisterhood. You feel the alienation from the world you exist in. You hide and do not share your stories and experiences. Read more about Alienation[…]

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