Weapons of War on Pages of Pain
Author: Monalisa Changkija
Publisher: Heritage Publishing House
Release Date: January 27, 2021
Journalist-Poet Tiamerenta Monalisa Changkija is the only woman Editor, Proprietor and Publisher of an English Daily Nagaland Page, in the Northeast, She was awarded the 2009 Chameli Devi Jain Award for an Outstanding Woman Media person.
In commemoration of 25 Years of Poetry (1984-2009), the Poetry Society of India awarded Monalisa for her "remarkable contribution to Poetry in Nagaland", on December 14, 2009. She was also felicitated for "selflessly contributing with outstanding poetries to the growth, development and change in Naga society and beyond".
Her poems are taught in the under-graduate and post-graduate English courses in Nagaland University. Nagaland Board of School Education has also introduced her poems in the Alternative English course for Class 9. The North East Hills University (NEHU) has also selected some of her poems for its M. Phil course.