Shahrain’s Story

Catcalling, a shove of the shoulder in a crowded street/gathering or being groped in broad daylight, smack in the middle of the street where I lived – I’ve seen […]

Atal’s Story

I realised recently that our tutor used to touch my body. It happened when I was in the 4th standard. He used to put his hand under my shirt […]

Ruhi’s Story

Trigger warning. Note: All names have been changed to protect the identity of the victim This is the story of Ruhi, a 32-year-old woman from Dimapur. Ruhi is a […]

Should I Smile Through it All?

I was raised in a house of three girls and as the elder sister, I knew what was coming. I was taught to obey, cook well and to always […]

The Questions I Learnt to Ask 

I learnt to ask why the sky has different shades  As keeping my head in the clouds kept me from asking things like why *Achan hated *Amma. I learnt […]

Ameesha’s Story

Trigger Warning Note: All names have been changed to protect the identity of the client This is the story of Ameesha. She is 24 years old and belongs to […]