The Alipore Post

Rohini Kejriwal
A weekly newsletter on poetry, art, music, photography and all things creative. Curated with love. Designed to inspire.
Created 28 Sep 2020
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  • New on the Website: September
    28 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Hello again! Just popping into your inbox once again to share some powerful poems, a gorgeous photography series from the marshlands of Southern Denmark, an artist feature and some prose published thi...
  • #166: Ten poems on Memory on a Mellow Monday
    27 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Dear reader, I found myself only looking for poems on memory this morning. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been creating mind maps for myself, first in my head, then my journal. I find it fascinating th...
  • New on the Website: August
    21 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Hi! As promised, here are the poems, artist features, comics and photo essays we published in August in The Alipore Post Journal, a space for art, poetry, photography and comics. ART Artist Showcase: ...
  • New on the Website: July
    21 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Hello! First up, apologies for having skipped this section for the past few months. The regular newsletter kept getting longer with new discoveries and a need to express. As some of you may know, apar...
  • #165: On dreams and waking life
    21 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    Dear reader, I had a bout of sleep paralysis attacks in Calcutta last month. Maybe it was the change in cities, a sense of separation anxiety from my own bed, or something more sinister at play. But i...
  • #164: Where I come from / Where I'm going
    14 Sep 2021 • 4 min read
    Hello! This newsletter comes a day late, but I was absolutely worn out last night and couldn’t get myself look at the screen. This morning, I’ve been reading some brilliant articles and newsletters on...
  • #163: Poetry x Colour
    06 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    Dear reader, I recently discovered the term Magnum-muni, which means ‘To ponder, speculate, muse, or even meditate on something.’ A deep contemplation of something big. One of the things I often find ...
  • #162: Are you Mmmmmming enough?
    31 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    Dear reader, I write to you from The Alipore Post Headquarters in Calcutta where this meandering labour of love started back in February, 2015. Six and a half years later, I write to you asking a pert...
  • #161: Life is beautiful
    23 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    Dear reader, I hope you're doing alright and finding the right coping mechanisms to deal with these times and news cycles. Last night was a full moon and it evoked a giddying sense of hope in me. This...
  • #160: I’ve never seen anything more beautiful than you
    17 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    Dear reader, I’m still not sure how it’s mid-August already but well, here we are. How are you holding up? Have your pandemic coping mechanisms changed? I’ve been writing down internal changes I’ve be...
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