Almost 1,000 startups died in India in the last two years — Quartz

Here’s the bitter truth about entrepreneurship in India: Over 40% of startups set up in the last two years have already shut shop. Since June 2014, some 2,281 Indian startups began operations across a range of sectors including e-commerce, health technology, robotics, logistics, business intelligence and analytics, food technology, and online recruitment. But, according to…

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Kites — O at the Edges

Kites Will viewpoint shift with my spine’s slow compression, or will this window admit only true images in the shortened days to come? I pencil phrases on bone-shaped kites and release them to the afternoon. Call them prayers, name them moans. Each string is a regret freed, a separate skeleton, let go. My two selves […]

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Video Pitch for Chain Reaction plus, Novel by Jacob Greenberg — WILDsound Writing and Film Festival Review

Originally posted on WILDsound Writing and Film Festival Review: Watch the Video Pitch Logline for CHAIN REACTION PLUS: Get to know writer Jacob Greenberg: 1. What is your story about? An experienced investigator turns out to be a criminal at the end of the successful investigation. 2. Why should people know this story? Big problems…

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