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Tudo limita o homem, mas nada o detém. Ele responde ao limite ultrapassando-o. O impossível é uma fronteira que sempre recua um pouco.

Victor Hugo em Os Trabalhadores do Mar, Editora Cosac Naify, página 103.


myriad colours of earth poem 4

A tiny patch of land lies outside my window
Someone’s postponed plan for a home
Became my blessing on earth!
A green oasis in concrete desert. 37 more words

Sharmishtha Basu

For Tagore Rabikare agnishatdal poem 2

Well, ever since reading in an article how English is slowly replacing vernacular languages I decided to try the two I know, Bengali and Hindi, Now, I don’t have a software that wont meddle with my computer and allow me to write in Hindi or Bengali so I tried another style, simply writing and taking photographs, that will perfectly fit with my style of poems mingled with paintings, so this is the first book of that style, at first 35 Bengali poem, then 35 English poem capturing its inner meaning. 83 more words

Sharmishtha Basu

Sunday Snippet August 2, 2015

More from Onyx Sun, a science fiction novel currently in second round edits, which are sort of on hold while I do Camp NaNoWriMo with a goal of 62,000 words this month. 294 more words


Savage Wings

An exciting excerpt from the latest progress on Wonderland!


There was no time to think. She had to pull a crazy move, or she would be dead by half a dozen savages’ hands in the following moments.  878 more words


The beauty of Colorado Springs

Book excerpt:

One limiting factor about living in a place like Colorado was the weather. For many months per year, snow and cold temperatures limited outdoor travel options.

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