Author Tara Kenny

Tara Kenny is a staff writer at Kajal Magazine. She is a Sri Lankan-Australian writer and researcher based in New York. Her work has been published in The Guardian, Catalogue Magazine, Overland, and The Lifted Brow. Expect smutty romance and explorations into mysticism from Tara in 2018. Follow her on Instagram @bespoke_bitch and on Twitter @wordsbytara.

News
Colombo Elects First Female Mayor
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Local elections in Sri Lanka last week resulted in the appointment of Colombo’s first female mayor, Rosy Senanayake of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s center-right United National…

Essays
My Mother the Monk
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During the first week of my recent family holiday to Sri Lanka, I was plagued by the unpleasant sensation of bile rising up in my throat.…