I am a shepherd. The children who mock my gait tell me that I have grown old. Their fevered voices make a shrewd assessment of my age. I am a shepherd—I persist. I tend to my instincts. Step after step, the walk tires me. The vegetable basket hangs limply by my arm. There are days I cannot put up with it. Put up with anything. I am growing old—I relent. I groan. The glare is … [Read more...]
Sahil Sood was born in Ludhiana in December 1993. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession. He discovered his love of reading and writing at a young age, getting published in academic journals and newspapers. He draws inspiration from the work of James Baldwin, Elfriede Jelinek, Christopher Isherwood, and Virginia Woolf. “A Thousand Dreams Within Me Softly Burn” is his debut novel. He can be reached at sahilsood 042 @ gmail.com.