The phone rang and I pushed my chair back as I realized it was my Amma. Sensing it was a
I set my laptop on the kitchen island, set the saute pan on the stove and turned the music on.
Do you mind if I played oldies on the music system I asked as I prepared to get dinner ready.
I leaned over the balcony facing the road and watched the two fathers and three kids disappear around the bend.
Holiday season is upon us. This past Sunday I rushed through the aisles of the local clothing store picking up
Yesterday was one of those days when I woke with a heaviness in my heart. The kind you keep to
Eager eyes, heart beating faster, I spy the rather large car filled with people come to a stop before the
I stayed by the window giving directions over the phone still I spied the shiny black SUV turn around the
Driving into work today, I decided to give the earphones a pass and tuned into NPR. There was the news
Today marks four years to the day since Appa breathed his last. As my mother, sister and I stood around
It’s the holiday season around the corner and I can already feel the warmth in the air. As we round
On this extremely productive Sunday morning, I sit on my couch with the sambar bubbling on the stove, kids napping
In the few hours before bed when it is my habit to aimlessly browse the internet, I was lurking on
I remember her first as a bride, milk white next to my rather dark chitappa. I was in fourth grade
Drawing up a list of stuff to get before Kay and Cee start ‘school’ over the next couple of weeks,
Continuing with the spring purge I started a week back, I attacked my contacts list with gusto knowing full well
The sound of the phone droned in my head in deep sleep. Rubbing my eyes awake I saw the clock
One windy afternoon in the early 1990’s, I tied raakhi to my close friend in college. At the time I
It was close to 11:00 PM. Almost bedtime even over the weekend, I nodded to K and between him and
Late yesterday evening as the closing credits rolled on screen after the movie ended, I was a sobbing blubbery mess.
Last weekend it was UL, this weekend, friends from school. People who knew me from the time when I was