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A long time ago, a hungry...

This story is a stark, clear memory. A long time ago, a hungry pup much like the one in this picture, met me outside a highway dhaba and truck rest stop. 474 more words

...such happenings


The car was crammed and I think we were all laughing about something. Probably. We were probably laughing, or singing along to Taylor Swift as one of her songs played through the speakers. 1,456 more words

Life & It's Complexities

I Want to Lose More Arguments

Philosopher Daniel Cohen gave a great TED talk that is shaping the way I think about arguing. In the course of his talk, Cohen identifies three primary models: “argument as war, argument as proof, and argument as performance.” He dives into each method, and identifies the most commonly used model as war – where we fight with each other until one wins and one loses.  448 more words



We have two kids in school this fall, which means these past couple of months have been full of a lot of adjustment and new experiences. 663 more words


Family Vulnerability

My brother accidentally called me this weekend. And it was great. We talked for a good 30 minutes about his life and how his new wife is doing and their careers. 424 more words

A Stick, a Zero and a Hero

This is the first memory of my academic life. I was in second grade when I got ZERO marks in mathematics test. And aftermath of this event changed everything. 1,303 more words



Broken, tattered, torn,

Yet she was the essence of love.

he went back to where they first met

the peace in her eyes

the calmness in her smile… 101 more words