Despite the popularity of her stories in her day, Wajida Tabassum was reviled and ultimately written off.
A poem on the forced idea of marriage and companionship, and how happiness is largely subjective.
A poem on how a mother worries about how her daughter, who is about to tie the knot, will deal with life after marriage and its myriad complexities.
Saattvic and Gaurav Bhatti are among at least six LGBTQIA+ couples asking the Indian courts to allow same-sex marriage.
The Taliban seized power in Afghanistan more than 100 days ago. Concern is growing for LGBTQIA+ Afghans, some of whom are on the run fearing death.
A poem on how traditional ideas of motherhood in a patriarchal society can often alienate women from themselves.
A poem dedicated to Anupama S. Chandran, a 22-year-old mother from Kerala who fought an uphill battle against the system to get her child back.