Someone recently asked me what kind of men I hope my sons grow up to be. I think about this everyday.
Even though I look at my sons and see my babies, I’m not raising babies. 1,272 more words
The following excerpt from ‘The Journey’ by Mary Oliver is apropos of the estrangement I have been experiencing for over six years. I am on a ‘journey,’ one where I struggle to find my voice again as I continue to work on silencing the internal negative voices that have shaped me and wounded me. 618 more words
During the month of February, I was back home in India to be a part of the grand celebrations taking place for my little sister’s wedding (yes, little sister!! 1,079 more words
Iowa’s inheritance tax is not a new phenomenon. The tax has been around in some form since 1896. Iowa inheritance tax applies to estates where the decedent resided in Iowa at the time of death or had property located in the state of Iowa. 356 more words