On Lust for Women’s Bodies

As I’m scrolling through Pinterest, looking at white girls in wedding gowns, I’m reminded of being a young teen and secretively watching FTV. Do you remember it? Fashion TV. Where a parade of young women flashed by on the screen as they flaunted clothing that blew my mind. Mostly, though, i remember the overwhelming guilt

Adventure time 

Fireworks sparkled in Mumbai’s skies, and I downed the liquid in the tiny paper cup in my hand. It was like drinking tea flavoured, lukewarm sugar solution. Nonetheless, our taste buds tingled with excitement. It was almost midnight and we were at a train station, at the beginning of a three-day vacation. “I don’t like feeling so

Delhi is Wasted on Delhi

Delhi has a split personality. But this little reflection is not about how there is an old Delhi and a New Delhi, or the Delhi of mausoleums and darbars, versus the Delhi of malls and PVRs, nor even the intense inequality of high rise buildings jostling for space with make-shift slums or of a brand new