Bashabi Fraser

Bashabi Fraser was born in West Bengal in India and had a wonderful childhood in London where she swung high in Kensington Gardens, built snowmen in her backgarden, shot down the pavement on her scooter and also entered the poetry world with the Commonwealth Scholar Prize for her poetry. After that she went back to India to attend a convent boarding school in the Darjeeling Himalayas. Here she managed to break all the rules and was threatened with expulsion, which never quite materialised....See more