Celebrations, Election

Unsettled

On Saturday, I danced. I never do. This election has had me on edge as nothing has before. In 2016, I was rooting for our first woman President. Trump was a figure in the periphery. Someone whom I did not like based on what I saw. A person who mocked disabled people, eyed women purely […]

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BBC Asia Radio Interview 

The alarm went off at 3:00 AM and I stood sipping coffee in the cool back patio of my sister’s home while my Amma sat on the recliner inside listening intently to the radio online. She made a picture. Her eyes narrowed in focus, her glasses perched midway on her nose. Her coffee cup sat to […]

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Celebrations, Children, Everyday, Family, Feelings

Living in the now

The is little light filtering into the dining room where I sit. The blinds are down. The heating system wheezes as it deals with the cold outside. The kitchen window is in my peripheral vision and all I see is gray. Strains of a sweet childish voice singing herself to sleep trickles down. A smile […]

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Celebrations

Will you be a Secret Santa?

Originally posted on tunneling thru':
So, one thing led to another, as they always do on twitter, and here I am hosting a Secret Santa gift exchange for the holiday season coming up right around the corner!  🙂 This post is to see who all would be interested in participating. This isn’t for all, coz…

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Celebrations, Happiness, MBA

It’s over. Finally!

Just like that as I sat slouched on the sofa a book in hand revelling in the peace that reigned in the household at the moment, a tiny ding followed by a buzz happened. Caught between turning the page on the thriller I held in hand and an urge to find out what email had […]

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