Call for photography & poetry!

The 13 Alphabet, an online magazine of literature and photography is currently seeking poetry, story, open-letter, photo-journalism piece, artwork & creative photography for its “Monsoon Issue”. We are only seeking previously unpublished work for the web-magazine i.e. it shouldn’t be published even on your own personal writing page/blog. Please read the guidelines carefully before sending … More Call for photography & poetry!

The FIRST Issue of BONSAI JOURNAL: Read It Here

Welcome to the first (summer) issue of BONSAI (a part of The 13 Alphabet Magazine), an online magazine dedicated to the creative. Featuring creatives in the fields of literature, arts & photography. And the first issue of BONSAI features the work of Christina Chin, Ayaskanta Mohapatra, Winston Plowes, Pat Geyer and many more. So to … More The FIRST Issue of BONSAI JOURNAL: Read It Here

The Flowers of Evil | Book Review – By Aurélien Thomas

‘An ironic beacon, from Hell, Torch of Satanical graces, And a glory in consolation, -Evil aware of itself!’ -The Irremediable* First published in 1861, proud heir to the darkest art form of Romanticism and announcing  in many ways Symbolism, ‘The Flowers of Evil’ by Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867) is one amongst the most melancholic pieces ever … More The Flowers of Evil | Book Review – By Aurélien Thomas

Socializer, Aphrodisia & Completition | Three Poems – By Sanjeev Sethi

Socializer Like graffiti on public walls, loneliness gussies up persona. Glass in hand, smile laboring to white-wash leanings. Rich interiority roots a few to their turf. Soft soap, like cheeseling is no good. Half a story here, another to an untried lot. In unstructured sagas break from bore- dom is sought. Drive? Invite to the … More Socializer, Aphrodisia & Completition | Three Poems – By Sanjeev Sethi

Three Poems (Mumbai 2016, End & A Memory) – By Jagari Mukherjee

Mumbai 2016 I dip my feet In the rolling blue Arabian Sea Under the pink-and-orange sunset; My jeans rolled up to my knees, I enjoy the cold caress of the salt water And revel in the buzz around of families Out to savour a weekend evening. I dig out some rainbow-coloured sea shells from the … More Three Poems (Mumbai 2016, End & A Memory) – By Jagari Mukherjee

Explore : a photo series – By Seigar

Seigar a Spanish photographer has created a photo series documenting “Explore“. Explore is a project to get out of his comfort zone in urban photography, and to experiment with nature. It was born as a concrete idea, and the process was totally intuitive. During some excursions, he took photographs of the motifs he felt were curious. … More Explore : a photo series – By Seigar

Two Poems (Just Thinking & In Secret We Stand) – By John Patrick Robbin

Just Thinking Today I saw it for what it truly was. A long road that simply knew no end. A struggle just for the sake of saying you were doing something worthwhile. I don’t care to toil with no pay out in sight. To hold a title means nothing without something to show for it. … More Two Poems (Just Thinking & In Secret We Stand) – By John Patrick Robbin

5 Outstanding Artworks By – Ranjana Kashyap

Indian Artist Ranjana Kashyap depicts the tale of of Dushyanta and Shakuntala. In these artworks she tried to depict the beauty of Protagonist Shakuntala and her love with King Dushyanta. The dramatic love story of separation and union of this mythical couple from Mahabharat had a happily ever after ending. So, Lets see her work! … More 5 Outstanding Artworks By – Ranjana Kashyap