February 10, 2016

When outside India – part 1

I have a humble request to make to the Europeans. Humble, because being that comes naturally to us Indians, even the NRI ones. I know you have a genuine interest in knowing more about India. That is all good. I would also love to tell you all about the places you should visit in India, the foods you should try, the things you should buy etc. I will do that casually, without displaying much pride, but that is just me. I don’t believe in feeling ‘proud’ of my country (or of any other label that identifies me), simply because I […]
January 28, 2016

How the booboo book was born

After two or three hiatuses between starting a blog and giving it up and starting again, I had begun yet another attempt to chronicle my journey as a parent a few months after I became one. At home whole day with a baby who couldn’t talk or understand much then, there was a hell lot going on in my mind that I just had to rattle out on the keyboard. So I started to write every day about him, me, and the entire hilarity of parenting. One blog post made a friend comment that I should write a book. I […]