Our poetry section includes young, emerging and senior poets from Kashmir to Africa, North America, Europe, the United Kingdom and other countries in South Asia.

The Damage is Ours Alone – A Poem by Zabirah Fazili

There are no suitable words to describe or introduce Zabirah Fazili’s latest poem. Within such verses one finds an utterance… Read More

4 days ago

From My Memory to Her Heart – A Poem by Khawar Khan Achakzai

On August 5, 2019, Articles 370 and 35A of the Indian constitution were revoked to enforce the status of Union… Read More

1 month ago

Kashmiri Haecceity — A Poem by Saba Zahoor

Saba Zahoor’s poem on Kashmir presents her place of origin as existing outside of a human-made time. Through her verses,… Read More

1 month ago

Everything I Wish You Had Told Me — A Poem by Jagdeep Raina

From the present time and within the terrain of scattered memory, artist Jagdeep Raina presents a poem that digs into… Read More

2 months ago

The Last Words of a Dying Moon — Two Ghazals by Sameem Wani

A young and avid writer of ghazals, Sameem Wani shares two of his latest from a wider collection. These two… Read More

3 months ago

If It Were for Evenings to Search for the Lost Boys — by Omair Bhat

Omair Bhat presents his poem “If It Were for Evenings to Search for the Lost Boys” that binds the present… Read More

4 months ago

The Art of Seeing — Five Poems by Yuan Changming — in Chinese with English Translation

Traversing multiple geographies, actual and digital, Yuan Changming brings us five poems in Chinese, with translations in English made by… Read More

5 months ago

Here We Romance Death With Open Hands — by Samuel Junior Irusota

Young poet Samuel Junior Irusota from the Edo State of Nigeria brings us a haunting poem burdened by death, destruction,… Read More

5 months ago

Pickle of Grief — Three Poems by Rumuz E Bekhudi

Kashmiri poet Rumuz E Bekhudi brings us three poems that, although reflecting on the present predicament that Kashmiris are faced… Read More

5 months ago

Verses of Dissent and Discontent — Three Poems by Mubashir Karim

Mubashir Karim presents three poems of dissent and discontent placed within the long trajectory of resistance poetry that marks contemporary… Read More

6 months ago