Shailly Purohit & Ritu Saxena


The authors are school time friends, born and brought up in well-educated, egalitarian families in Lucknow. This is their debut book. For details visit


“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words." – Robert Frost This is a book-length sequence of poems, stunning in its simple encounters with life and its experiences. The poems reflect versatility of experiences, gained on the journey of growing through life. Poems from these two poetic pals inspire through their positive meaning to life and positive perceptions of unique experiences, which are paradoxically so generic to all humans. The apparent randomness of daily life accrues into concrete and insightful certainties. This book of poems reads like a diary of the reader, with commonplace incidents taking the shape of extraordinary glimpses. ...

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