Fiction & Poetry

New Poems

New Poems

Ranjit Hoskote 0

Painter Talking to Flowersin memoriam: Bhupen Khakhar (1934-2003) Two feet from where our jeep drew mudfrom the monsoon-rutted road, he stoodtalking to the yellow flowers pricked outagainst the marching khaki wall of shrubsbehind which the airstrip crouched,its low growl muffled…

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The Dog Thrower of Chhote Qazipur

The Dog Thrower of Chhote Qazipur

Omair Ahmad 0

Bilal showed me the newspaper. The headline read “Soldiers Attacked by Wolf-Monster”. Next to the story was a sketch of a huge hairy manlike thing. “That’s supposed to be us, Maharaj,” Bilal said, laughing his curiously soft laugh, more a…

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