February 2017

Women like you drown oceans

By | 2017-02-04T23:24:25-05:00 February 4th, 2017|Poetry|

“Once upon a time, the princess rose from the ashes her dragon lovers made of her & crowned herself the mother-fucking queen of herself. - how’s that for a happily ever after?”

October 2009

Can media legally violate a prostitute?

By | 2009-10-24T03:31:51-05:00 October 24th, 2009|India|

Many of us who read newspapers would have seen the furore when B.Lenin, editor of ‘Dinamalar’ was arrested in Chennai a few weeks back, after film actress Bhuvaneshwari’s prostitution racket [...]

May 2009

May 2008

Breaking the Glass ceiling

By | 2008-11-05T09:11:35-05:00 May 9th, 2008|Hmm|

When a woman does ascend through the glass ceiling into the White House, it will be, in part, because of the race of 2008, when Hillary Clinton broke through the [...]

March 2008

July 2007

With balls and Without

By | 2007-07-19T13:56:56-05:00 July 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Sometimes I  get tired of this whole blog business, its the same stuff everywhere and millions of them (and net is so slow). The rightists, leftists, cookists, fundamentalists (with balls [...]

March 2007

Women’s Army and Jhansi Rani

By | 2007-03-23T21:51:27-05:00 March 8th, 2007|India|

“My short skirt is a liberation flag in the women’s army,” they read. “I declare these streets, any streets, my vagina’s country.” they read the Vagina Monologues aloud and then [...]

January 2007

American Women

By | 2007-01-17T06:52:00-05:00 January 17th, 2007|India|

“A gentleman asked me to marry him and I said no,” she recalled. “I told him, ‘I’m just beginning to fly again, I’m just beginning to be me. Don’t take [...]