KIRTAN SAVITH KUMAR HCI

Singapore

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KIRTAN SAVITH KUMAR HCI (Singapore) published:

Loving Ram-Girl

PROMPT: Playwriting Competition 2020

Act 1

Scene 1
 
A cemetery, of which the gravestones are covered in grime, safe for a newly-erected one. A joss pot stands in front of it, with crumbling sticks of incense; chrysanthemum garlands are strung across the gravestone, partially obscuring the words ‘Ram-Girl’. 
 
YIN, a small girl no older than ten enters. She wears a periwinkle kebaya, Indonesia’s traditional dress, hair plaited with silver ribbons. Accompanying her are her mothers, VERDA and LAHOPE. They are middle-aged...
Seeking Peer Reviews

about 1 year ago

KIRTAN SAVITH KUMAR HCI (Singapore) published:

Wedding Day

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

She holds the white cloth
close to her heart with
such delicacy  
Treating it as if it were the finest of silks from Graskop  
and not just some length of fabric from the marketplace
down the road 
 
I hold the musty sheet in my hands, dazed,
as I ponder what lays ahead today 

My wedding.  
Where I’m to be wed to a suitor whom I know little about 
other than the fact that he is of a gilded pedigree   ...

Seeking Peer Reviews

about 1 year ago

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KIRTAN SAVITH KUMAR HCI (Singapore) published:

Bollywood: Beyond her Glitz and Glamour

PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2020

The Bollywood film Padmaavat is two things:

    To some, it is a gilded historical drama, following Padmavati, a Rajput queen, who was so beautiful that the Muslim Sultan of Delhi, Alauddin Khalji waged a war over her. It is a film that auteur Sanjay Leela Bhansali produced elegantly, with resplendent and captivating scenes. To others, it is a film of controversy and religious misrepresentation, so much so that protests broke out in India, opposing the film's release. In...

Seeking Peer Reviews

about 1 year ago

KIRTAN SAVITH KUMAR HCI (Singapore) reviewed:

Coronavirus - It is Not Just a Chinese Thing

PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2020

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about 1 year ago