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Why Gorkhaland?

Eashani Chettri, a young poetess from Darjeeling, with the help of these heart-wrenching verses, speaks out in behalf of people very dear to her whose voices have been suppressed for decades.

Fall

In the pitfalls and ups of life and relations                                                                 I have seen friends try to run for greatnessAnd fall in the pits of hypocrisy. … Read moreFall

The Funeral

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A compilation of painful memoirs of an array of funeral visits.
A piece of poetry beautifully expressing deep emotions and uncomfortable truths about deaths and disappearances of loved ones.

A Dilemmatic Drop

Clean as the morning dew, colourless and transparent it began its cycle
It had but one goal, to complete its journey back to that cloud.

Dear Conscience

[Meant for all the people in the world reminding them never to give up.] Dear Conscience, Valerie does it everyday. She cries and weepsAnd goes astray. “Just a hard time”, she saysShe was going throughBut all of us us knewThat this was not very true. She had problems unknownFighting demons of her own. Everyday was like a living … Read moreDear Conscience

A Difficult Topic

With a password well known, I swipe and swipe just to come across headlines that might, trigger my interior out of good sight. “Molestation”, bewailed the headline. As I felt anger seeping in with a sign of no indulgence, but a crime of aspiring to excruciate the one molester next in line. The perpetuity of … Read moreA Difficult Topic