Thursday, March 24, 2022

Featured Poet @ ISPS Last Sunday Reading on March 27, 2022

On March 27, 2022, at 12:30 pm, Bakul will be one of the featured poets at the Illinois State Poetry Society's event at Brewed Awakening Cafe. More details at: Navigate to Last Sunday.

Monday, February 28, 2022

Publications: 2020 - 2021

 2022: Bakul Banerjee’s poems on Index of ISPS Member Poems by Author (

2021: Because You Cared, an essay about navigating a year plagued by COVID-19, moving, and caring for an Alzheimer’s patient; 2021 North American Bengali Conference Global Souvenir Magazine, Pages 145 to 149

2021: Featured poet of January 2021 issue of Quill and Parchment.

Dreaming of Gallipoli – WW! 1915

The Dulcimer Klein Creek Farm

Reading Jibananda in Snowstorm

2021: Circles of Light This poem honors Bengali poet Jibananda Das in the Poets on Poets issue

2021: Poems – Three Mulberry Trees and The Virtual Playtime, Anandalipi2021, P. 105,

2020: A Fascinating Journey with Unmesh Writing Group,

2018: Gifts of Food and Goodwill, Ananda Sambad, Page 5 Page 5

Sunday, January 26, 2020

It Began with Geometry

During the waning days of 2019, Spark Magazine asked me to write an essay about something I am passionate about. I wrote an essay titled "It Began with Geometry"

The Parrot

My story, titled "The Parrot", appeared in Anandalipi 2019. It is on page 112 at
Many thanks to Ananda Mandir editors for their supports over many years.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Waiting: a Poem

November 14, 2019
Waiting:  a poem published by Spark the Magazine

A Tumbleweed in the Musical Landscape

January 5, 2019
Goodbye to a crowded year. Sparkthemagazine published my essay A Tumbleweed in the Musical Landscape

The Divine Within

April 25, 2018

It was a true honor when Spark the Magazine sent me a special invitation to contribute to their 10th-anniversary issue. You can start reading my poem “The Divine Within” at but don’t stop there. The superb quality of its content and layout makes it an exceptional on-line literary magazine, not only in India but also in the English speaking world.