Read my mind

A tribute to a friend-in-a-million

Introduction:   In April 2007 I submitted a write-up to the editor of the Post newspaper. I did not realize that the email address I used was a shared inbox and, over the next few days, I received ‘read receipts’ from numerous recipients. Slightly annoyed that my inbox was being flooded, I replied in haste with 

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The Mystery of the Missing Sindoor…

 The bride and groom listen attentively as the Pundit explains the significance of the “sindoor“.   They nod in agreement as he continues to emphasize the importance of  a Hindu married woman adorning her “maang” (parting of the hair) with this sacred red powder. With that being said, it’s now time for the most important ritual 

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Happily Single…

Allow me to take you on a short journey into the world of an unmarried Indian female in her late 30’s. Be warned though: nerves of steel are required on this trip.  It is also recommended you do not bring your firearms or any sharp objects along…. believe me, you might just be tempted to 

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Introducing My Blog

I’m such a procrastinator.  I had this idea of starting a blog over a year ago but only got the ball rolling last month!  In my defense, allow me to explain the reasons for the delay: At first I couldn’t quite grasp the concept the blogging I simply didn’t have the time I was uninspired 

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