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India

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by BIBEK LIMBU (India)

August 2022

Hands that once felt too small to lift burdens

are now clenched into fists

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by ANTARA KULKARNI (India)

August 2022

To this day, most of what we actually know about sex is from Netflix shows, or The Notebook.

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by AKSHITHA UPADYAYULA (India)

December 2020

But if I visit Chinatown and look hard enough, 

I can see the traces of our history left behind.

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by NEERAJA KUMAR (India)

July 2021

Why does the sky appear black from the airplane

even though its sweltering noon on the ground?

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by PRAVARTIKA WANKHEDE (India)

September 2021

Discrimination on the basis of class is illegal. Yet it exists and blooms in this environment of hate. 

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by CHRIS LIM (The Philippines)

July 2021

Jeepney Smoke seeps through the iron rail

to keep him bloodshot. He burrows in the neck

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by NEERAJA KUMAR (India)

August 2020

125 miles.

I never imagined they could be so close. 

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by AFRAH SHEKH (India)

December 2019

the first missile tears through the skin;

skinning the embers of a quenched country

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by SAACHI GUPTA (India)

December 2019

There’s a moment in kindergarten when I realize that the other grandparents don’t smile.