Paromita Bardoloi
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English   |   Bangla

The author is Senior Writer @WomensWeb. Columnist. Book Reviewer. Co-Founder Aatish.

VOICES

 |   6-minute read

How I, a picture-perfect housewife, turned into a sex-chat addict

This 36-year-old's 'virtual escapades' turned her into the woman she always aspired to be! Read on.

VOICES

 |   6-minute read

5 years since Nirbhaya gang rape: What chatting online with anonymous Indian men taught me

Like public spaces, chat rooms have fewer women. So, if you are there, you are asking for it.

VOICES

 |   6-minute read

LIFE

 |   7-minute read

When Lord Krishna came home as a dwarf

Is love that simple? But that's how Krishna lived, without a complaint.

VOICES

 |   5-minute read

PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik win, and our neighbourhood Auntyji retires

Some girls are just not fair-skinned. They build muscle. They hurt. They bleed. And they shine.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

Open letter to Lisa Haydon: Why we need feminism now more than ever

The 'noise' is not against the functions of our bodies, but it refuses to acknowledge a woman only by her bodily functions.

POLITICS

 |   10-minute read

What it was like growing up at a time of insurgency in Assam

Bitterness eats the host, so there was no room for it. That saved an entire generation.

LIFE

 |   7-minute read

Why I don't want to be a 'good' Indian girl

When you see her speaking out, making her presence felt and not asking for permission, she is mostly called crazy, bitch or a witch.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Only women can help make India a better place for women

When mothers and sisters are powerful, an equal, non-violent society emerges.