On everyday racism that people from Northeast India face.
A poem on standing up to bigoted relatives.
On familial tendencies and structures reinforced during the pandemic.
Girls are made to fit in a structure that supposedly ensures their 'decency' – right from their birth.
A poem on the culture of forced positivity in an artist's work, and how it is often similar to the ways women are expected to 'behave'.
On our complicated relationship and perpetual struggle with beauty standards.
'Leave your memories safe in the fortitude of places.'