Tag Archive: BloggersSpeak

Touch by Vasudha Rao

IndiBlogger recently arranged an exclusive Book Preview of “The Bad Touch “by  Payal Shah Karwa ,an IndiBlogger herself.It was at  Cafe Infinito,BKC,Mumbai on 5th April,2014.April is the month for Child Sex Abuse Awareness. The author Payal Shah Karwa… Continue reading

More Damage than You Can Imagine – Dipali

She finally told her parents, hoping that she would never ever have to see her molester again, or at least not in her own home, the first space that is meant to spell… Continue reading

Suryanelli Case – Vasudha

Suryanelli is a village in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerela.This is the infamous Suryanelli rape case.The victim, a minor , who was sixteen year old then,  was blackmailed into running away  by her… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Lakshmi’ – Vasudha

Vasudha tells us about her experience watching Nagesh Kukunoor’s movie on child trafficking and prostitution, Lakshmi. To read the rest of her heartfelt review, click here.

A Bad Touch – Blessed

Amu was delighted as usual to see that her Pappen had come. He always came with chocolates. She liked him so much since her parents would never buy chocolates for her or her… Continue reading

CSA in Bollywood – Supriya Maulick Mahajan

Bollywood & Child Sexual Abuse We see the glamorous Switzerland locations, the chiffon saris, the OTT Punjabi MIL, the saccharine sweet Alok Nath and of course all the item numbers. We enjoy them… Continue reading

Book Reviews: ‘Our Bodies’ & ‘The Bad Touch’

Blogger Itchingtowrite has reviewed two books that talk about Child Sexual Abuse at The Reading Corner. Our Bodies by Shruti Singhal (for younger readers) The Bad Touch by Payal Shah Karwa (for mature readers)

Nude – Aditi

I’d had too much wine all in the name of celebration and the joyous bobbing heads surrounding me along with the loud thumping music made me nauseous. However one face was still clear… Continue reading

The silence that damns us all – India’s Child Sex Abuse Epidemic – The Armchair Philosopher

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a village to traumatise it. Much like any other kind of sexual abuse, child sexual abuse inflicts wounds on an individual far… Continue reading

Best Friends Forever – by Blessed

Last year when Amma gave me the “bad touch” talk. I decided to show off and tell Mia all about it. So in one of the free periods I told Mia all about the bad… Continue reading