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The Vetala’s Song


From: Queer Little Nightmares


A short story about a Vetala, love, and closure.



Anuja Varghese

Anuja Varghese is a Pushcart Prize–nominated writer based in Hamilton, ON. Her work appears in Hobart, The Fiddlehead, The Malahat Review, Plenitude Magazine, THIS Magazine, and others. She recently completed a collection of short stories and is at work on a debut novel while pursuing a Creative Writing Certificate from the University of Toronto. Anuja is also a professional grant writer and editor, and in 2021, took on the role of Fiction Editor with The Puritan magazine.