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Santanu Das

Santanu Das

He is pursuing his Masters in English from Jadavpur University. A mysterious nomad, he changes places and clicks pictures to save things he fears losing. He favours black coffee with chocolate on a rainy day with a rainy person.

Articles by the author:

Labour

My mother was silent when I told her about the pregnant woman whose water broke while she was walking behind her husband, barefoot, the end of her sari clenched by her teeth, still walking. She gave birth on the road, her blood with the sun above, unable to look up,

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Octopus Kid

I am going to start with me and you Now that I know you are coming to stay with me. I am in love- yes, wholly with you, so please just listen carefully. The other day when you turned over the pages of my diary, I said to myself- “Not

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We, The Cognitive Quotient, are a collaborative family of litterateurs, poets, storytellers and budding authors. In this world of compulsions and norms, we strive to build a community where ‘literariness’ is our colour and ‘freedom of speech’ is our right. Peep in and have the pleasure to plunge into the depths of consciousness and art, colour the world in your own perceptual mysticism, and join a community of creative and passionate followers! We feel, we write, we publish! This is a small step of our own to make this world a better and colorful place to live in through our artistry.

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About Us

We, The Cognitive Quotient, are a collaborative family of litterateurs, poets, storytellers and budding authors. In this world of compulsions and norms, we strive to build a community where ‘literariness’ is our colour and ‘freedom of speech’ is our right. Peep in and have the pleasure to plunge into the depths of consciousness and art, colour the world in your own perceptual mysticism, and join a community of creative and passionate followers! We feel, we write, we publish! This is a small step of our own to make this world a better and colorful place to live in through our artistry.

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