In which Poornima Laxmeshwar writes about Paper Asylum in The Woman Inc. Read it here. “Reading Paper Asylum is not easy but if one has the nerve then it’s a bitter pill when swallowed can give a relief. Maybe not permanent but then nothing is permanent. Through the 100 pages Rochelle Potkar has been able…
Posts from: September 2018
The tour of Guntur to Goa was interesting. Met people, got influenced, read poetry, feasted, laughed (a lot!), book-launched, lunched, taught haibun to the very-vibrant and super-creative students of BITS Pilani, Goa. Enjoyed!
Dear Friends, Sharing the joyous news of winning The Norton Girault Literary Prize in Poetry (Norfolk, UK) for my poem ‘To Daraza’. The judge Luisa A. Igloria had the nicest things to say about the poem. Check it out here: https://barelysouthreview.com/nortongirault/ Many reasons to celebrate as Mid-day covers news in their Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier, also…
Dear Friends, sharing the glad news. My poem ‘War Specials’ finds a runner up place at The Great Indian Poetry Contest – a nation-wide poetry contest judged by Javed Akhtar, Kalki Koechlin, and Kausar Munir.
Dear Friends, I did something special with kalArt, this season. I read poems through them. Here’s a still of that. Coming soon is the series… Be the first to watch by following https://www.youtube.com/brahmamedia & Tell me what you think!
Dear Friends-in-Goa, You are invited to the launch of Paper Asylum (Copper Coin, 2018) by Rochelle Potkar and A Clock in the Far Past (Dhauli Books, 2018). The eminent poet Manohar Shetty will be in conversation with the poets. 23 September 2018, 5 pm Institute Menezes Braganza RSVP: FB – https://www.facebook.com/events/334112987150699/ See you there!