Friday, 9 August 2019

Second place in the Arts Illustrated Short Story Contest 2019.

My short story, "The Best View" won the Second Place, and a cash prize of Rs. 3000 in the AI SSC2019. The story is live on the NDTV Mojoart blog.
Read the story here: https://www.mojarto.com/blogs/the-best-view  OR

here in the Arts Illustrated website:https://www.artsillustrated.in/the-best-view-by-jyothi-vinod/


The contest prompted we write a story inspired by this painting by Aryama Pal:

Friday, 28 June 2019

Friday, 15 March 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019

Sakkare Acchu: Sankranti Sugar Dolls

January brings sweet memories. I wrote about the process of making the Sankranti sakkare acchu for Asiavillenews. Though I had helped my mother with the sole intention of trying to wheedle broken dolls from her, I was immersed in the experience of creating sweet sculptures.
https://www.asiavillenews.com/article/when-exquisite-sugar-dolls-come-calling-for-sankranti-735





Monday, 14 January 2019

"Bhoota" in the Indian Quarterly Jan-Mar 2019

What a fantastic surprise to see a scene from my short story, "Bhoota" on the cover of The Indian Quarterly. It was a great experience working with them, and I hope to do so again in the future. The print copies are on the stands now.
More information on subscribing for the magazine can be found at indianquarterly.com

Read it here: http://indianquarterly.com/bhoota/

See the beautiful cover here.