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Dilruba's Latest Blogs

Jul.01.2013 - 2:40 pm
                              A Bengali girl in search of a voice     We all know about...
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May.24.2013 - 4:53 pm
The voice on the phone was polite, slightly curious: “...We found your text messages on his mobile...my uncle lived alone.” The voice lingered. I don’t remember how the...
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May.09.2013 - 4:05 pm
Here is a poem that I wrote after my father's death.       An  Ancient Pain   Forty four years and nine months ago In a dimly lighted room, In a cosy...
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Mar.17.2013 - 2:24 pm
Today, I am posting one of my poems, which I wrote when my son Navid suddenly outgrew me. Hope you enjoy reading it.      My Son’s Shoes     I was going...
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Comments from Dilruba

Jul.10.2013 - 2:58 pm
In response to: Reviews for A LIST OF OFFENCES
Dear Charles,   I sent  you an email in response to your enquiry! Thanks again, Dilruba
Jul.07.2013 - 12:06 pm
In response to: Reviews for A LIST OF OFFENCES
Dear Charles, Thank you for your comments on A List Of Offences!  If you would like to repost it on my website,...
May.25.2013 - 5:19 pm
In response to: When You Stopped Growing Old
Thank you! yes, John was a unique man...
May.25.2013 - 5:15 pm
In response to: When You Stopped Growing Old
Thank you!...and I was not at all surprised that his family contacted me. Jhon's spirit saw to it... I let this eulogy...
May.03.2013 - 12:12 pm
In response to: My Son's Shoes
Yes, life is a miracle but we often forget to celebrate it... I am so happy that my poem sent you back to your past....

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Published Reviews

A List of Offences
Nov.02.2012
Published by Universidad de las Americas
Nuestra reseña ensayÌstica traducida y publicada con el TOMO “LA LISTA DE OFENSAS” MARAVILLOSA NOVELA DE NUESTRA AMIGA, LA ESCRITURA UNIVERSAL, DLIRUBA Z. ARA. A LIST OF...