The Woman card

International Women Day is here again. There will be fresh debates with all kinds of emphatic words thrown in - feminism, domestic violence, women safety.  But, we forget to include the biggest challenge that exists for women - the woman card. Every day, I face situations that make me feel entrapped as a woman. However, …

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Short Story 2: Itika struggles with the norms

She sat in the Starbucks cafe, sipping her coffee and staring out of the window. The blood stained knife lay next to her handbag, covered with her blue silk scarf. A group of men was huddled together at her back. She could hear that they were discussing something in urgent important whispers. Despite talking in …

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