Monday, April 30, 2018

Intersectional Musings #20: Anupama Jain

In this issue, we feature Anupama Jain. The author of When Padma bani Paula, Anupama is also a writer and teacher based out of Gurgaon, India. She is the founding member of Senior School Moms and a blogger. Anupama is a Contributing Author to Chronicles of Urban Nomads. She also contributed to Crossed & Knotted, India’s first Composite Novel, 2016 that entered the LIMCA Book of Records. She also contributed to When They Spoke as well as Mock Stalk & Quarrel – all published by Readomania. In 2018, she contributed to ‘When Women Speak Up’ an e-book of inspiring stories published by Women’s Web. She has published multiple stories online, writes on parental forums and has won numerous prizes. She was the Runner-Up, Orange Flower 2017 Humour Award, and among the top 3, in 2016. Anupama was also the Finalist, Orange Flower 2017 Creative Writing Award. She was listed as one of the 10 Indian women bloggers, a feminist must follow, by Women’s Web in July 2017. She is A-Z Blogging Challenge 2017, 2016 survivor. Her short story on marital morass was one of the top 14 blogs of 2017 out of the 18,000+ blogs published annually at She writes a regular piece at – ‘AJ Wants to Know’ a satirical take on the quirky world around.

Read the comic here.