Category Archives: girl child

Love letter to my firstborn

My dear Sahar, You were sitting in my lap in the front seat of our car. Your father was driving. I was crying. “My baby, my baby,” I whispered, holding you tight. We had just found out that we were … Continue reading

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On Sexual Harassment

I have not watched the viral video from Guwahati. Not even a glance.When I first read about it online, I took my hands off the keyboard. I walked out of the room. I’m not going to see this, I thought … 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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