Dr. Srutimala Duara’s book on poetry Shells of Expressions was released by noted litterateur, Arup Kumar Dutta, on October 25, in Shillong, in the Northeast Writers’ Forum AGM. This meet was attended by writers writing in English from the seven states of the Northeast. The book, published by WordSmith Publishers, consists of 46 poems. This is the first collection of poems by Srutimala Duara, who is a noted writer of fiction and travelogue.