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Special Call for Submissions from Whisper and the Roar

The Whisper and the Roar Collective is seeking submissions for an upcoming series on the global exploitation of women. We are accepting poetry, prose, fiction, personal narratives, and essays on these topics from around the globe. 175 more words

Friends Of Blood Into Ink

A cry for life

This is the seventh and final poem in the anthology of poems based on Social Evils.

I really appreciate the strength and encouragement of my blogging family which helped me in spreading awareness but as they say, the work never stops, so keep spreading the word. 407 more words


An Open Letter to an Unborn Girl Child


Dear unborn girl child,

You wanted to know how it feels like to be born as a girl child. Uh-oh, but you may never be born at all! 1,163 more words

Man Arrested: He wanted a son

I try to find humor where pain resides. I joke about my father’s preference for a son, his rejection of his daughters.

It isn’t funny, of course, but why wallow. 64 more words


Movie review: Secret Superstar

On the surface, it looks to be another Bollywood movie about a girl’s impossible dream coming true but it actually wraps more than this in its layers. 477 more words

Witness the night: Kishwar Desai

Female Infanticide is problem that troubles India since many years. It has deepened roots to such an extent that even education and literacy cannot mar the effects of this crime. 1,235 more words

Book Reviews

My Name is King Ying, Chapter 13 -- The Gambler

A story about the horror of a gambling addiction and the karmic price paid.  Setting:  Tai Ting Pong Village, a Yee Clan village of the Toishan District, Guangdong Province China, late 1930s. 1,800 more words

Karin Jensen