New Poem

‘What Is A Dissident? And Other Questions’ can be read at the Asia Literary Review: http://www.asialiteraryreview.com/what-dissident-and-other-questions White Water Falls © Richard Long. Photo: Rajat...

Love Across A Broken Map eBook Release

Short Stories by The Whole Kahani Kindle Edition (available in the UK, US, India, and worldwide) The Whole Kahani’s anthology was published one year ago in June 2016. Love Across A Broken Map has had great reviews, some of them wonderfully detailed, and the ‘The Whole...

Poem-A-Thon for The Poetry Society

Poem-A-Thon fundraiser for the Poetry Café 61 poets in an all-day non-stop poetry reading to raise funds for the Poetry Café Saturday 22 July 2017 | 12.00pm – 10.00pm Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2H 9BX London Join Facebook event here To help me raise...

The Reluctant Commentator

It’s not often that my writing life, fiercely compartmentalized, coincides with my real life. Yet this month it did, and I’m not sure if this serendipity is charming or alarming. I’ve just completed a highly political novel set in India in the late 1990s: at the cusp...

Tactical Reading

I’ve contributed an essay to this book, out just before the UK General Election 2017. My essay is on Zac Goldsmith and on the themes of Political FlipFlops. It also comments on the leaflet campaign aimed at “British Indians” in the last London Mayoral...