Traces of Identity – Muse India the literary e- journal, Feb.2022

* * *             Original Telugu story by Anuradha Translation by Abhiram Kashyap Kompella                                “Ma, I’ll convert to another religion” hearing these words from Navya sent a sudden jolt through me.                                          Navya, just about to appear for her tenth-class board exams, usually understood most things quite easily. Without waiting for any response on my part, …

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Space – Part – 1 – Muse India the literary e-journal, 6 Sept. 2021

* * * YOUR SPACE Narrative Space - Part: 1  I woke up late despite going to bed late last night. I could sense the rhythmic sound of drizzle outside the window. The room was cool. I pulled the blanket over to feel cosy. Somehow, I don’t like clinging onto the bed after waking up. Nitya’s …

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Two Worlds – Part – 1 – Muse India the literary e-journal, 26 Aug. 2021

* * * YOUR SPACE Narrative The slight drizzle that started in the morning continued through the day. It had been quite some time since the hot summer gave way to the monsoon. We did learn in school that there are six seasons in a year, but why does there appear to be only one? …

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Delhi to Haridwar – Last Part – Muse India the literary ejournal, 24 Jul. 2021

* * * YOUR SPACE Narrative                                                                       “Did you see that baby and her laughter? That laughter is not touched by anything worldly, …

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Delhi to Haridwar – Part – 3 – Muse India the literary ejournal, 23 Jul. 2021

* * * YOUR SPACE Narrative     Sydney went to the USA for her studies. There she met Steve, fell in love, and married him. After her graduation from the University, she was searching for a job while pursuing painting as a hobby when she met him. His photo studio near the University was not …

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