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The Way It Is

We can’t sing certain songs that speak of our glorious past or our identity. We are shamed. Tunes hummed softly to walls that sometimes listen but don’t record words barely coherent they brush cheeks against hard surfaces and sigh to … Continue reading

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India

Terror Nadu’s eunuchs huddle in the Lok Sabha impotent to the cries of a thousand and one voices in the valley up north. They dance   to the tune of the nautch girl   from the south now too old … Continue reading

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