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Ya-Ya's Adventures, Year Two, Episode 2

Some of the family celebrated Cassi’s second birthday in July. We celebrated the advances that Cassi has made but we were also very aware of the setbacks from the past year. 1,431 more words

Yaya's Adventures

Democrat or Diktat?

The Uttar Pradesh government, led by CM Yogi Adityanath  passed an order making it compulsory for the Madrassas (Islamic Schools) to videograph and photograph Independence Day processions for the first time has irked quite a lot of Muslim Clerics. 451 more words


A grateful heart. A happy life.

This week has been a celebration of life for me. More aptly this has been the anniversary of my birth. I am a year older this week, and hopefully I am a year wiser. 788 more words



It was a night I will never forget.

Milestone birthdays should be marked with something that will make you smile in the years to come. Some people travel to far-away lands to spend their milestone day doing something they had previously only dreamed about. 318 more words


It was My Anniversary . . . and a Bird Pooped on My Head

There I was, minding my own business, walking with my husband to a restaurant to celebrate our 19th anniversary, and the next thing I knew, I had pigeon poop in my hair. 756 more words

Dragon Boat Races

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival.  When I first read about it, my imagination started running wild.  I pictured long boats covered with a giant dragon costumes with huge dragon heads blowing smoke and fire out of some hideous face.  449 more words