Category: Telugu Stories in English

Evolving Values by J.P. Sarma

(The unpublished Telugu original, Ammamma Uttaram, translated by Dr. Suguna Kannan.) Grandmother’s Letter: Dear Chiranjeevi Lakshmi Sowbhagyavathi(1) Kamakshi, This is your grandmother Narasamma writing to you… We do speak every day over the phone, but there are some things one…

Chataka Birds part 3

3 Two days back, Radha called her to inquire how she was doing. Geetha said she was doing well softly, sounding lifeless. Radha understood her predicament; she knew it only too well. Almost all Telugu women went through that downtime…

Chataka Birds (Novel)

Chataka Birds By Nidadavolu Malathi [A first generation Indian woman’s immigrant experience and reconciling cultural conflicts] Introduction. I moved to America in 1973 from Andhra Pradesh, India. It took me a decade to get over the culture shock I had…