Dear Sister

Dear Sister

Dear Sister, I still remember we grew up quarreling and squeezing into the same jeans and the t-shirts that are hanging in the closet loathing to see the same insane fights we had. But now I can smell that I... Read More...

POST BOX 3, WITH LOVE

To you, with an enduring love,   Right now, I am not being able to sleep. I can feel my belly churning. It seems like my ovary is high today(haha). The pimples on my face are giving me some extra pain, a... Read More...
license renewal

सवारी चालक अनुमतिपत्र नविकरण प्रक्रिया: [ License Renewal Process]

सवारी चालक अनुमतिपत्र नविकरण प्रक्रिया: एक दुइ जनाले भनेको सुनेकी थिएँ, लाइसेन्स नविकरण आफैं गर्न सकिन्न, अरुलाई पैसा दिएर गर्नुपर्छ । आफैं नविकरण गर्न जाँदा बुझें, यो धेरै हद सम्म सत्य रहेछ । अव्यवस्थित र ... Read More...
one day

One Day

I returned from college on a public bus today, and sat on the window seat. On the way a man, probably 35 or more, got in the bus and sat beside me. I had put on my earphones and was listening to music. After a ... Read More...
upstream

Swimming Upstream

Swimming Upstream I remember the drive vividly, we were on our way to the airport to drop off our late grandparents after their visit. They were talking about everyone they’d met and how hospitable everyone ... Read More...
uninvited

The Uninvited

Fifteen years of the same thing happening month after month. I should be better prepared for it by now, and yet it delights in surprising me whenever it can. Possibly every month, if it had its way. The thing t... Read More...
distortion

Sexy Distortion

 'To be, or not to be' How precisely and wonderfully Shakespeare presented the soliloquy of a man in his play Hamlet. I wonder if he had ever tried portraying a woman's dilemma in such an eloquent manner... Read More...
dahi puri

Dahi Puri

Sonia’s Fun Fact #1029: I live on 3 main food groups – Chai, Biryani and Chaat! Now, as I fight the urge to go make the first 2 items, I figured I might as well share a quick recipe for one of my favorite di... Read More...
mexican street corn

MEXICAN STREET CORN

If you couldn’t tell already –  I LOVE spicy food. So much so that I would be the girl with a bottle of Sriracha attached to her keys and chili powder in her makeup bag. What can I say? When a flavor emergen... Read More...