Archive for December, 2014

Poop and poetess

December 25, 2014

Pooping poetess returns, through Danish embassy this time.


Worst book of the year?

December 23, 2014

Which was the one for you? The Reason?

Poetry is like..

December 20, 2014

‘Poetry is like pooping. If it is in you it will come out’, said a young American poetess to an adulatory Nepalese audience at American embassy here a few years ago. A graduate of creative writing from an American university, she was promoting the course here among the wannabe Nepalese youth with some cash in their pockets. She was wearing a low cut blouse and a skirt. Her words ring often in my ears and make me shiver.

‘The shame of it all is: there is a plot here’.

December 12, 2014

I really struggled with this book from start to finish.

December 5, 2014