Manohar Shetty
English   |   Bangla

Goa-based poet; Sahitya Akademi fellow. He has edited Ferry Crossing: Short Stories from Goa (Penguin India) and Goa Travels: Being the Accounts of Travellers to Goa from the 16th to the 20th Century (Rupa). He has lived in Goa since 1985.


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Manohar Shetty on why writing poems is a way to say you're not alone in this world

'Full Disclosure', an anthology of old and new poems, is published by Speaking Tiger.


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A poet remembers: Drinking in Goa and why alcohol is a false god

[Book extract] It is just another intoxicant that in the end leaves you high but dry, and ultimately, out in the cold.