Article, Kashmir, oppression

Welcome to Kashmir!

The car stopped on the side of the road. The army man had waived driver for the same. "What is in the bag?" asked the man in the khaki uniform. "Clothes," I replied. "And in that one?" The muzzle of his gun pointing towards the other bag. "Books". I said a little frightened. "Open it",… Continue reading Welcome to Kashmir!

Kashmir, Poems

Death, I don’t fear

Death, I don't fear. One of the trivial I know of What last 30 years have given us. Sure one gets acclaimatised Why would I fear it? It ain't any stranger to me. I have seen the blood Blood of children and of mothers As it clotted on the cold earth beneath Like the pieces… Continue reading Death, I don’t fear