is a poet and visual artist from Bangalore, India. She enjoys experimenting with Japanese short-forms and myriad found poetry techniques alike. A Best of the Net nominee and award-winning haiku poet, her poems and artwork have recently appeared/are forthcoming in Right Hand Pointing, Brittle Star, The Cherita, Vox Viola Literary Magazine, Unlost Journal, and elsewhere. Shloka is the Founding Editor of the literary & arts journal Sonic Boom and its imprint Yavanika Press. Instagram: @shloks23
A cherita erased from p. 142 of A Longer Fall by Charlaine Harris.