Tarikshir : The Awakening – Book Review

Book: Tarikshir : The Awakening Author: Khayaal Patel Publisher: Westland Books Pages: 332 Format: Paperback Blurb A small princely state in Rajasthan is the last bastion of resistance against the might of the British Empire. While unrest surrounding the sudden death of the king of Devangarh grows, young prince Rudra Pratap Chauhan prepares to ascend the throne. But the kingdom is in turmoil. The Devangarh … Continue reading Tarikshir : The Awakening – Book Review


This was published in Barefoot Sunshine magazine March 2017 edition. I’m glad to announce that this short fiction has won a Commendable Mention in WingWord Short Story Prize 2017 hosted and organised by Delhi Poetry Slam.    It’s been a century I’m stuck in this vault, no flesh to feed on, no air to breath. But I’m immortal, I may disintegrate but absence of air … Continue reading Compelled