Reinventing Festivals

As a little girl growing up in Rajasthan I was surrounded with festivals – Diwali, Holi, Rakhi, Sankrant, Teej, Gangaur,… the list became even longer since the boarding school I went to observed even Parsi , Sindhi, Christian and Islamic festivals. Every festival held its own charm. Shivratri meant fasting all day to get special…

The miracle of faith

There’s an abyss that exists in the middle of me ever widening it threatens to engulf me to swallow me whole As I go hurtling down this hole my lips part to let out a scream but no words form freezing they fall into the darkness beneath panicking I throw out my hands but grab…