I wrote this at a time when I could only turn to the internet while I was coming to terms with my sexuality.
The recent episode of Satyamev Jayate, ‘Accepting alternate sexualities’, which aired on the 19th of October, 2014 led to a myriad of debates.
Now she was 34, married and dying. She had gone through a large part of her life living under the facade that was beginning to give way.
I miss her sometimes. It's like a sucker punch in one’s stomach.
Hey there! I’m calling out to you
Dark skinned and lean and a slight beard too.
How can I live blindly believing that things will actually get better, when I see nothing actually changing?
The play explores the sub culture of broken homes, and the estranged communication between adults and children in such a scenario.
Rudrani Chettri is a human rights activist, LGBTI and Transgender Rights activist.
She's a straight woman, and take it from me, impossible love isn't as romantic as it sounds.
On the first day of Onam my true love gave to me, a green and purple striped lungi!
Two people getting intimate on a park bench is not always what you think.
I was walking down the street,
When an uncle did I meet,
He said, “O girl!
You are like a sweet pearl!
Harder and harder - I rub in vain. This pink eraser is unavailing!
Most people loved the monsoons but not Naina, she hated the humidity and dirty feel the city had when it poured continuously.
The issue is serious if the one victimised is in the closet. The number of extortion cases are rising. Here are things you should NOT do.
Should I tell you that the poem was created because I am a girl and sometimes, I fall in love with girls and often, I write about them?
The process from coming out to ACCEPTANCE is perhaps the longest and probably the most difficult.
“I like you. I really do. But I am not gay,” she says.
WHAT? But you just slept with me last night.
She thought of Love as exception-making
She made an exception
She loved someone who could not love
"Moocher" - Someone who always asks for things and favours constantly, and will never leave you alone.