Publications Open 2023 Stories


We present poems and short stories that make up our collections. The artefacts are linked in this page. Also listed areour author interviews and open call publications. If you want to send us stories or poems, or wish to be featured in an interview, please visit the Submit page.


41. Open (2023) Story Collection

Poems that make up the Open 2023 collection are listed below. Authors, their nationality, and their works are listed. Click the links to enjoy their works. Thanks to our Fiction Editor Savita Narayan and Managing Editor Shashi Kadapa who edited and curated the collection.


Michael Gigandet, U.S. - I Lived Divy Tripathi, India - Empathy Sudha Subramanian, Dubai - A King, a Queen and a wooden cot
Chaturvedi Divi, India - Not Just Another Day Arva Bhavnagarwala, India - U.S. A Bowl of Curd Carolyn R. Russell, U.S. - The Ladder
Sammi Leigh Melville, U.S. - Directions Isabelle B.L, France - Visiting Hours Between Two and Four


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Some of our writers!

  • We occassionally invite writers to send their musings. Do send in your work, and we will host it here.
  • Do visit the Submit page to submit your work.