Monthly Archives: September 2007

Sanctuary

Remember Mini Kanoria and Mohit Srivastava? Five days before Mini was set to enter an arranged marriage, in November 2005 the couple staged a fake kidnapping and married in secret. The police burst into their ‘hideout’ in Posta, where, wearing … Continue reading

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Campaign for Rizwanur Rahman

If you don’t like the idea of civil liberties being trampled upon by people who think they own other people, then do something to show that you don’t approve of the way the authorities have behaved in the Rizwanur Rahman … Continue reading

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The Heart of the Corpse Speaks to the Commissioner of Police

Sir! Welcome to my four-chambered house of pain Clenched tight as a fist around its open secret Which you shall have eternity to learn. Herein sits the Keeper of Room One, Expert in skinning mysteries. You’ll squeal Of how well … Continue reading

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Make a Wish

Make a Wish I have thrown myself into work Like a coin into a well A vanishing bright drop Speeding into nothing One day you will hear the splash I am no longer legally tender You’ll just have to wish … Continue reading

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