The verses depict defiance of a weathered human soul disillusioned with conventional notions. Along with the bold posturing, there is a poetic sheen to the layout of logical reasoning.
Omchery NN Pillai's 'Akasmikam Omcheriyute Ormmakkurippukal' has been chosen for the Akademi Award in Malayalam.
Though he was actively involved in literary and theatre projects for a long time, Ravi Shanker N believes that he would never have written poems had it not been for his love and FB.
Sugathakumari along with her two sisters, were born and brought up in Thiruvananthapuram. Her father, Bodheswaran was a Gandhian thinker and a poet and Mother VK Karthyani, a Sanskrit scholar.
She is on ventilator support and is not responding to medicines, Medical College superintendent Dr M S Sharmad said.
The poems and stories can be antidotes to the emotional heft of readers and the book might enthrall readers like a menagerie where limitless hues and shades of life are on display.
47-year-old Soni Somarajan's debut English poetry collection, First Contact, has 68 poems.
The panel of judges comprised Kerala Sahitya Akademi secretary, K P Mohanan, N Mukundan, and Ambalappuzha Gopakumar.
Appearing live from his office in the state Secretariat, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan paid tributes to the life and works of 93-year-old Akkitham.
The Indian Ambassador to Madagascar and Comoros and poet Abhay Kumar penned An Ode to Venus' in May 2020 during the global coronavirus pandemic.