Issue 1: 3/4

Introducing The Missing Slate’s first issue back after a three-year sabbatical, with featured talent spanning the spectrum of marginalized creators from the South Asian diaspora.

‘Life Factory’ by Albin Talik

Editorial
The Road Back
Maryam Piracha

slip mercy through
Eulogy
Yusra Amjad

Operation
Kristin Camitta Zimet

Love Poem’s Compass Dusted With Chickpea Flour
Shadab Zeest Hashmi

Lice in My Head
Rohee Shah

and I was close to you
3/4
Neomi Vira

How I Did Not Overcome
Maham Khan

Nano
Yusra Amjad

1/4 Something Else
Nwa A. Rizvi

3/4 Her
Fatima Ijaz

Next In Line
Zahra Hamdulay

He Ate Three-Fourths
Snehal Amembal

the mind in a silver bowl
Love Poem Resisting the Neon Larvae of Headlines
Shadab Zeest Hashmi

Untitled
Haseeb Sultan

Life Pieces
Ved Murarka

The Mask Maker (a mime performance)
İlker Kılıçer

75
Yusra Amjad

I Have Left the Mind
Afshan Shafi

the sun almost came up tomorrow
Almost
Yusra Amjad

You Are Not Quite There Yet
Neha Dsouza

Aphrodisiac
Ananya Sahoo

five things you can touch
Sugar Crash
Ananya Sahoo

Grounding
Ananya Sahoo

Mending
Kristin Camitta Zimet