Publications

TheVasant (Spring) 2019 collection is now live! We present the poems and short stories that make up the collection. The artefacts are linked in this page. Please click on the links to read the works.

 

Also listed areour previous collections, and author interviews and open call publications. If you want to send us stories or poems, or wish to be featured in interview, please visit the Submit page.

 

1. Vasant (Spring) 2019 Short Story Collection

Short stories that make up the Vasant (Spring) 2019 collections are now Live! Authors, their nationality, and their works are listed. Click the links to enjoy their works. Thanks to the Copy Editor Savita Narayan and Shashi Kadapa, the Managing Editor who edited and curated the collection.

 

Michael Boyd, UK and South Africa, The Lemon Tree Salvatore Difalco, Canada.In Yucatan, San Valentin Craig Rolando Meyer, South Africa. Hot Javal
Chinthu Udayarajan, India. About My Love.. Sobia Ali, India.Mischief by Night . Cynthia Abdallah, Kenya. The Journey.
Alexander BusyBraini, Nigeria. Dreams Are Truly Messages From God Promise Ugochukwu Nwafor, Nigeria. Locus Ugochukwu Nwankwo, Nigeria. The Empty Tomb.

 

2. Vasant (Spring) 2019 Poetry Collection

Poems that make up the Vasant (Spring) 2019 collections are now Live! Authors, their nationality, and their works are listed. Click the links to enjoy their works. Thanks to the Editors Chaitali Gawade and Cashemere JL, who edited and curated the collection.

 

Elizabeth Grech, Malta and France, Her Face. Dave Lewis, South Wales, Embrace the space between. Mark Andrew Heathcote, Manchester, UK, I knocked on a red-earth door.
Dr. Gideon Sampson Cecil, Guyana, Love in Nature. Annapurna Sharma, India, Petrichor. Tara Sattar, Bangladesh, Trapped.
Bernice Mannie, Johannesburg, Leaves and Garden. Ahmad Isah Sabo, Nigeria, Abstract. Evanson Njuki, Kenya, Earth.
Carphuy Loro, Ghana, Our Beloved Mother Earth. Kimutai Allan, Kenya, Love to All. Khel Oberyn, Nigeria, And Soaring With Bards.
Promise Ugochukwu Nwafor, Nigeria, A Patch of Reed. Victor Vincent Lazarus, Nigeria, Seduced.  

 

  • 3. Shishir (Winter) 2018 Short Story collection

Short stories that make up the Shishir 2018 collections are now Live! Authors, their nationality, and their works are listed. Click the links to enjoy their works. Thanks to the Editor Savita Narayan who edited and curated the collection.

 

Alison Grove, Scotland. Pentecost Anne Acho, Nigera.Mine Debjani Mukherjee, India. The Third Baby Girl
Akil Bakshi, India. Forsaken. Godswill S. Umoh, Nigeria.The Careless Gift . Satish Somasundaram, India. Honour and Pride
Antara Roy Oruganti, India. Must be the jazz Rashmi Agrawal, India. The Right to Pyre Jayashree Srinath, Malaysia. Antar Agni – The Fire Within Me.
Festus Nwachukwu, Nigeria. Firebrand.    

 

  • 4. Shishir (Winter) 2018, Poetry collection

Poems that make up the Shishir 2018 collections are now Live! Poets, their nationality, and their works are listed. Click the links to enjoy their works. Thanks to the Editors Chaitali Gawade and Cashmere JL who edited and curated the collection.

 

Samira Sadeque, Bangladesh/ NY, Fire Tracie Lark, New Zealand, Flame Vanessa Croft Thompson, Anguilla, Heat Conductor
Louella Sullivan, Grahamstown. What you pack before the fire. May Livere, Kenya, Four Rubies Cqyrie Richardson, Anguilla, Child of the Fire
Afiah Obenewaa, Ghana, Passion Ikegwu Michael, Burning Desire Gabrielle Mohamed, Georgetown, Guyana, De Birth ah de free Nashion
Aaishah Mayet, Johannesburg, Mother Earth Anjani George, India. Alchemy Allusions Stephanie Chizoba Odili, Nigeria/ London. Fire.
Carphuy Loro (Kafui Avaworyi), Ghana, Fire Sreeja Harikrishnam, India. I am the fire Pushpa Wati, Fiji. Fire.

 

  • 5. Open call, Stories
  • Here, we feature open-call, any theme stories. We invite you to submit stories, on any theme or topic.

 

Chandrashekhr Vaidya. India. Fire Forest Sunil Sharma, India. Humanity.  

 

  • 6. Open call, Poems
  • Here, we feature open-call, any theme poems. We invite you to submit poems, on any theme or topic.

 

Victoria Crawford and George Ross, US, Indonesia. Two poems.    

 

7. Interviews . Please click to read author interviews.

If you have published a book, a poetry collection, or have made meaningful contributions to literature, performing arts, movies please contact editors @ activemuse.org, and send your details. Out editors will contact you.

 

Jayashree Srinath Sanaz Fotouhi  

 

8. Varsha (Monsoon) 2018 collection .

On August 2018, we launched the Varsha (Monsoon) 2018 Theme Water Anthology, a collection of short stories, wth water as the Theme. Five writers, came together to write seven stories. The stories are from different genres such as political satire, comedy, horror, tragedy, suspense, murder, and historical fiction.

The Water Anthology is available as a free download at Kindle Unlimited. . Do grab your copy now..

Some of the writers and their stories are: Scam Dam, Shashi Kadapa; Her Fearless Protector Pune Diaries, Cashmere JL; Remains of the Sea, Savita Narayan; Redemption, Chaitali Gawade; A Squirt of Luck, Cashmere JL, and Death on the Beach, Sayli Shiralkar.

 

 

 

Our Writers !!

Some of our writers!

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