By C S Lakshmi
Journeys shape the leitmotif of those impressive new tales through Ambai. occasionally culminating in an unconventional love affair, a few are impressive stories of loyalty and integrity; others contact at the nearly incredible, absurd element of Mumbai. but others discover the concept of a healthy self, and its tragic absence from time to time. those tales are illuminated via shiny and strange characters: from an eccentric, penurious singer-couple who undertake an ape as their son, to a male prostitute, who's battered by means of bimbos for no longer giving ‘full’ satisfaction.
Crucially, many of the tales, just like the identify one, have interaction uninhibitedly with a woman’s dating to her physique. For Ambai, feminist par excellence, the sensual physique, skilled as a usual panorama altering with age, is while, the single motor vehicle of existence and gear for mapping the exterior world.
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