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That piece of fish!

a haibun on how women in the family found a voice

A piece of fish. Yes, that’s what changed everything in our family.Rather, it ignited a process of change.This ranges back to three generations when Grandmother’s mother, got married. She had noticed this very sad thing since childhood which continued after her marriage, about fish, when it was cooked at home. The male members, always, got the…

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Somsubhra Banerjee

Loves mountains, sea waves, old buildings, petrichor, sound of night crickets, haiku, kintsukuroi , books, dogs, silences and also cacophonies!:)