No Mud, No Lotus

No Mud, No Lotus

No Mud, No Lotus

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From the Marrow

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It feels important to me to revisit the ‘Yellow Diaries’. I began chronicling my experience of getting membership into the ‘Cancer Club’ with a diagnosis of an incurable blood disease…

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Why I’m here.

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DNA Column January 2015 ‘Why are you here?’ The first time I was asked this question, shortly after landing back in Mumbai this last November, it made me pause. Was…

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More Beautiful for Having Been Broken

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Without any warning, the muse has come back a-visitng into my life. She’s a demanding bitch. But I have a more flattering name for her now: Spiritus Mundi. Latin which…

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My Life Outside of Pictures

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This is column for Indian newspaper DNA published April 10th, 2015   When you move in your forties, your past shows up. And its heavy. I’m talking about photo albums….

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Musing of an Ex Sex Symbol

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DNA Column February 2015 When I was young, and trying to find a profession which would make me into the person I wanted to be, it so happened that I…

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Homeless

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  DNA Column February 2015 I am officially homeless. I’ve decided to believe that the best game I’ve ever played involves living out of suitcases, but then I’ve always had…

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My Date

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DNA Column April 2015 My hubby came to Mumbai last weekend. To talk about dates. Unfortunately not of the romantic variety. I’m the first to admit it, but I’m just…

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My Message in a Bottle

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This is my column for DNA published March, 2015   My bone marrow began sending me messages long before I learned to listen. I was exhausted, pale, and tired all…