Publication: “Shruti Loves Kit Kats”

Thank you to those who have been following my writing on this blog.   My non-fiction story, “Shruti Loves Kit Kats” has been published in Snapdragon: a Journal of Art and Healing ! Please check out the fall issue here. I love this literary journal because it celebrates emerging and existing writers, and it shows […]

Mother Earth and the Silver Lining

Perhaps I have been accused in the past of being pessimistic, but I think I am practical – sensible, really. I hate when people tell me to think positive or that things will always work out.  How do they know?  Last time I checked, there are always thousands of reasons why plans get derailed or […]

My kid – the bargaining chip

If I had Gisele Bundchen’s long legs, I would absolutely use them to flag down a car to assist me if I was broken down on the side of the road. If I had piercing blue eyes, I would stare at men until they bought me drinks and offered me trips. If I had unwitting charm, […]