modern teej

Travesty of Modern Teej

By- Deepak ShimKhada With age comes experience and wisdom.  Now that I have turned 70, I hope I have earned both.  As a senior citizen, I can be excused for speaking my mind without being politically correct. ... Read More...
Love interrupted

Love, Interrupted

Love, interrupted. Why are we taught to be ashamed of sharing and declaring affections? We were that magical age, sixteen. Three of us girls, talking quite seriously of what-we-wanted-to-be. When talk veered... Read More...
new-born

POV of a New Born

I was crying. A smooth, gentle, warm hug soothed me. I felt different; something strange but pleasant and that stopped me from crying. New faces and mostly strangers around. Do I know them? Do they know me? Why... Read More...
Forever in exile

Forever in exile

Why thousands of Nepali women are made to feel like an eternal Diaspora “A woman has no home, and no surname.” During my adolescence, anytime I came upon this miserable proverb, my cheeks reddened i... Read More...
eggjam

What To Do After Exams?

By now everybody must be done with their exams. The stress is gone finally, although the real anxiety will wave you bye when results are out, and you are set to get in the next academic year. But until the resu... Read More...