जो छूट गए…

जो छूट गए वो पल भर थे सागर नही बस लहर ही थे मंज़िल तो नही पथिक ही थे फिर क्षोभ है क्यों उनके जाने का क्रोध है क्यों संसार मे जिसने जन्म लिया पृथक ही उसने जीवन जिया आते जाते कुछ हाथ मिले जो एक मोड़ तक साथ चले फिर राह चुनी जो तूने … Continue reading जो छूट गए…

#IWSG Post for May 6- Writing Rituals and Co-existence with a Virus

Another IWSG Day is right here. Thank you to the wonderful team of the Insecure Writer’s Group for this uplifting and encouraging group, where writers can share their feelings without the fear of being judged. Posting: The first Wednesday of every month is officially Insecure Writer’s Support Group day. Post your thoughts on your own … Continue reading #IWSG Post for May 6- Writing Rituals and Co-existence with a Virus

A to Z Challenge 2020- Reflections

April 2020 was unusual. The A to Z Challenge, one of the biggest for the blogging world, commenced in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. Life in the time of this pandemic has been anything but a bed of roses. Uncommon, atypical circumstances have marred everyday living. Yes, some of us around the world have … Continue reading A to Z Challenge 2020- Reflections

Blogchatter A to Z Challenge 2020- THEME REVEAL

April is around the corner folks and the Blogging World is gearing up for yet another A to Z Challenge 2020. Last year, I had jumped in at the nick of time, without a theme and without preparation, and had landed up burning the midnight oil. But what a time I had! I found some … Continue reading Blogchatter A to Z Challenge 2020- THEME REVEAL

WEP February 2020- Results

Here are the results of WEP February 2020. An invigorating prompt "Cafe Terrace" . I feel elated to have made it to the final shortlist. Do check out the results as well as the lovely blurbs by Nilanjana here.. https://writeeditpublishnow.blogspot.com/2020/03/winners-post-february-challenge-cafe.html?showComment=1583836454123&m=1#c420270527662223850 You can read my entry here, https://soniadogra.com/2020/02/19/wep-iwsg-february-2020-cafe-terrace/ Check out the winner Anstice Brown with her … Continue reading WEP February 2020- Results

A Neighbour Molested her at the Holi Bash but She Had to Let Him Go. What Would You Do?

I write at Women's Web. She was molested while playing the Holi, she was sure of that, and she even knew who it was. Should she stand her ground and make an example of him, or let him go because… Not all stories get a closure. It was around Holi last year. ... To read the … Continue reading A Neighbour Molested her at the Holi Bash but She Had to Let Him Go. What Would You Do?

IWSG- March 2020 [ Keep the Writing Dream in Sight!]

March 4, 2020 is the IWSG posting day for writers for this month! IWSG is such an encouraging space for writers. The Purpose of this wonderful group of writers is : To share and encourage. Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear of appearing foolish or weak. Those who have been through the fire … Continue reading IWSG- March 2020 [ Keep the Writing Dream in Sight!]

यादों का स्वेटर

(आज मेरे बेटे का जन्मदिन है। चौदह साल यूँ गुज़र गए मानो छू मंतर हो गए! उसके बचपन को याद करते हुए कुछ पंक्तियाँ लिखी हैं) लम्हों के ऊनी धागों सेमैंने यादों का स्वेटर सजोया हैवक़्त तो बेज़ार हैदेखो तेज़ रफ़्तार हैस्वेटर अब वो सिमट गया हैसमय से जैसे लिपट गया हैऊन अब भी नर्म … Continue reading यादों का स्वेटर

WEP/IWSG February 2020- Café Terrace

The first WEP Challenge of 2020 is here. To read more about it, visit here And here is my take on the prompt which is a popular painting by Vincent Van Gogh, given here... Café Terrace Ah! The balmy mornings of late summer. How I love the sun on my back and on those wicker … Continue reading WEP/IWSG February 2020- Café Terrace