Published Work – Pratibha


Choice Words: Writers on Abortion Anthology Haymarket Press, Editor: Annie Finch April 2020

A Small Hope
Verse Virtual February 2019

A Poet’s Wish
Calling her back
Plath Poetry Project January 2019

At This Very Moment
Night Snowfall
RueScribe Dec 2018

The Rape Investigation in Devanagar
For a Motherless Daughter
Plath Poetry Project October 2018

Burning Woman
Plath Poetry Project September 2018

Words Heard Through the Veil
Plath Poetry Project July 2018

Muted Memories
Foliate Oak May 2018

Woman (A Pseudo-Ghazal)
Ink & Nebula May 2018

Two Haiku
Akitsu Quarterly Winter 2018

One Haiku
Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2018

The Night of Reprieve
miller’s pond Winter 2017

Amnesty (A Pantoum)
The Lake December 2017

The Day and Night Under the Banyan
Making Phulkas
The Lake November 2017

The Lady with the Blue Veil
Vox Poetica December 2016

Things Lost Too Soon (A List Poem)
Thank you for Swallowing September 2016

Anatomy of an Orphan Mind
Winner of poetry contest 4 – 2015
Paper Swans Press

His Gait
The Lake October 2014

Parallel Lives
One Sentence Poems August 2014

Mango Pulping
Household Sparrow
Mused BellaOnLine Literary Review Fall 2014

Richards, Moira, Rosemary Starace, and Lesley Wheeler. Letters to the World: Poems from the Wom-Po Listserv. Los Angeles: Red Hen, 2008. Print.


Beaulieu, Elizabeth Ann., ed. Writing African American Women [Two Volumes] An Encyclopedia of Literature by and about Women of Color. Harcourt: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2006. Print.

Gray, Jeffrey, McCorkle, James, McAleer, McAleer, Mary Balkun. eds. The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Poets and Poetry [Five Volumes]. Harcourt: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2005. Print.

Page, Yolanda Williams, ed. Encyclopedia of African American Women Writers [Two Volumes]. Harcourt: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007. Print.

Short Essays on Medium

Short Writeups
Cinequest 2018-2020

Flash Fiction

Passing the Totch
Flash! Friday Winner Aug 2014

Roses Are Red
50-Word Stories June 2013

Paparazzi Flash Points
Flash! Friday June 11 2013

The Rain

Running Water
Runner-up FlashComp 1000Words February 2013

Runner-up FlashComp 1000Words July 2012

Twitter Fiction


One Forty Fiction
The Dreamer
Her Kind

Cuento Magazine

The Movie Watcher

Paragraph Planet
Featured short story 5/14/2014

Joanne Merriam (Editor). 140 And Counting. Nashville, TN: Upper Rubber Boot Books, 2011. Kindle.


Seedpod Publishing

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