Category Archives: reflection

Any questions?

As a student, I loved when we ‘side-tracked’ my teachers: asking them questions and derailing the lesson with something more interesting (to us).  I loved that the questions could be so good that the teacher would lose track of time and … 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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Short Stories

It’s been a month. I’m acclimating a bit, but it’s re-climating here. The rains are officially “over” and it’s starting to get hotter and sunnier outside. I’m going to need a pair of sunglasses very soon.  Small stories. Last night … 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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