Monthly Archives: January 2011

>The story of Naseem

> One day I’ll tell you the story of how we came to name our baby Naseem. It is the story of India. Of its partition into India and Pakistan. Of being uprooted, massacred, looted, raped and killed. Of love … Continue reading

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>Love Child

> I thought I’ll write about it when I feel less angry. When the shock wanes. When I don’t feel so gobsmacked about it. When I become coherent again. I don’t know when or if that will ever happen. I … Continue reading

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Does it always work? Of course it doesn’t.

I wrote this article for Express Eye, the Indian Express sunday supplement published on 2nd Jan 2011. @font-face { font-family: “Cambria”;}p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: “Times New Roman”; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } … Continue reading

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