Category Archives: mumbai

Yes.

Sometimes I feel like I can’t really explain my life very well, even to myself. “Where are you from?” I sometimes answer with a lie – the easiest answer. “USA. New York”. People don’t really question that answer… I look … Continue reading

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Back to School

I’m back in India now, in my new apartment with (framed!) things hanging on the walls. I am technically settled. I am also back at the same school for two years running for the first time. I get to teach … Continue reading

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Journeys in Jaipur

My parents came to visit me in Mumbai, to see where I live and what my life looks like. They stayed downtown in Colaba, where most of the touristy stuff is – the old downtown area. Immediately they noticed that … Continue reading

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Adjusting to the Climate

What can I write about? What is there to focus on – School, transport, food or the weather? Starting small and working big (I think…) begins with the weather. The mall during a monsoon, the Sunday of Eid. INSANELY crowded. … Continue reading

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The Beginning

Mumbai Beachfront I’m in India. In Maharashtra. In Mumbai. In my apartment, in my bedroom, laying on my bed, on my brand-new bedcover. Because I live here now. I have bought coat-hangers and a laundry hamper, and today I went … Continue reading

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