Essays

Emerging As a Writer — After 40. Longreads. November 2018.

How Can Literature (and Publishers) Respond to the Problems of Gender and Power. Scroll.in. November 2018.

Why India Needs a Professional Association for Writers and Translators. Scroll.in. November 2018.

But Let Us Cultivate Our Garden. The Millions. November 2018.

— Why we should never give up our quest to find (or write) the Great Indian Novel. Scroll.in. August 2018.

Letters Between Writers and Editors. Scroll.in. May 2018.

‘Have you stopped reading? Here are ten ways to get back to books.’ Scroll.in. February 2018.

‘Six High Points of the Jaipur Literary Festival, 2018’ Scroll.in. February 2018.

“On Domestic Abuse and Saving Our Men.” Hofstra University’s Windmill Online. May 2017.

— “Your Most Formative Literary Passages.” The Atlantic. October 2016.

— “So You’re The Only Woman on the Panel? Now Go In For the Kill.” The Ladies Finger, June 2015.