She treads like a whiff of wind
Vandalizing scattered newspapers
Slithering over a dozen novels
Zipped boots and long skirt
Crop top and summer hat
Romila strains to find her cologne
Winter sighs at stark defiance.
I know my odds and I try my best to understand the effects of being a romantic and a sexual minority.
Peeking out of a window, as the snow slowly melts after a dreary blizzard, it’s hard not to be hopeful – optimistic, even.
I don't like to be greedy between two books. I try to remain enveloped in the after mist for at least some time before picking up a new book.
Welcome to Tape -- an evening of metamorphosis where men become women and women become men and kings and queens walk among us.
Her love had ended, for her lover she was now obsolete;
For mine had begun, O! the beauty, the seductress, the woman across the street.
We holding a conversation titled Boundary Breaking Graphic Arts in Queer India, which seeks to understand graphic as a space for performative text, and how the discourse of Queer is moving beyond the cauldron of Indian Queer Literature.
There was a time when she walked upright. A time when she ran through the wind, danced on the dirt. Her feet drew planets and universes on the dry soil. Her legs spun gold and silver in their gait.
Mumbai, INDIA, January 7, 2016 – Sharmistha Ray Studio is pleased to announce the sixth edition of BELEVUE SALONS for a conversation titled Pushing Boundaries: Design on the Edge on Wednesday, 13th January 2016 at 7.00 - 8.30pm at Tarq.
I am writing this to share a poem she wrote to me once, when we were together madly in love, for beautiful 4 years before she left me for a man.
GAYSI FAMILY PRESENTS QUEER TRIVIA NIGHT ON 9TH OF JANUARY.
The wall opposite was built entirely with old glass bottles strung together, which was what dragged him here in the first place.
They stood in awkward silence for some long minutes after that. Feet shuffled, coat pockets jingled, gazes dropped, overhead speakers let out the latest pop songs.
“Nope, you are no Harry Potter, you could never face Voldemort and I did see you evolve from a tiny little egg dear” thank you for breaking it to me
An anthology of queer graphic fiction, cartoons, illustrations, doodles, and true stories is no longer a pending dream, for the fourth edition of The Gaysi Zine is all that and a little bit more.
We invite all free thinking individuals, groups and entities to join us for the Kolkata Rainbow Pride Walk. Let us stand in solidarity against discrimination, exclusion, and violence.
So with all the love and excitement in our hearts drum roll - we are releasing the zine on Dec 12th, 2015. But you can pre-order a copy (or more) @ Rs 350, and save on delivery costs.
Gaysi Family celebrated its Seventh Anniversary at iBar in Mumbai on Sunday Nov 29th, 2015.
Happy Birthday, Gaysi: 7 years of reading, writing, and being the collective voice of the Queer - has given us a million friends and countless dreams of a beautiful tomorrow.
The King of Heaven granted the humans a wish. The earth can listen to the happy sighs echoing as the smell of wet earth maddens every heart.