Monica Das

I live at Dhamdhama of Nalbari district.I started writing poetry when I was in class seven.My first poem was published  in ‘Akanir Agradoot’.Some of the newspapers and magazines where my poems have been published are ‘Sadin’, ‘Pratidin’, Amar Asom, Aajir Asom, Aajir Doinik Batari, Asom Bani, Doinandik Barta, Barta Pakhili, Trishnatur, Times of India’s Aamar Samoy, Mahekiya Anubhuti etc. Besides poetry sometimes  I have written short stories too.  This year I have been awarded with ‘Sahitya Prerana Award’ by Asomiya Sahitya Sanmilani.

My first poetry collection ‘Edinar Babe Mok Aponar Preyashi Buli Bhabak’ was published in 2008 and the 2nd collection “Tomar Haatat Haat Thoi” was in 2009.Dinakar Kumar has translated both the collections into Hindi and published under the title “Wakt Mile toh Aa Ja Naa”.My latest poetry collection is “Monica Dasar Nirbasit Kabita” published by Panchajanya Publication in 2012.