Author: Nupur Maskara

Famous Women

Victory Will Be Mine- Mrs. Pandava (Poem)

To be stripped, so they could see my V. My husband, the first, staked me. The loser was confident he’d win. Egged on by the others, the twins. Dragged, unknowing, into court My hair...

Famous women

Emmy Noether

I could cook and clean But I did not love to My love was math I solved logical puzzles in minutes At childhood parties My mathematician father’s genes. I could have taught French and...

Artemisia Gentileschi

Artemisia Gentileschi

My very name was a flourish Befitting a painter. I chose to paint women Someone had to A man wasn’t going to show us The way we were, would he? I thought my teacher,...