Madras

Nov
24
A young Indian girl looks out on to the street from her balcony

Where I grew up

I didn’t grow up near the sea with its fishermen flinging their nets through the sun’s golden beams. I saw no boats, caught no waves or ate no bites of the fish’s flesh, its silver skin scaled off with a steel scalpel.
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Jul
26
Woodlands Drive-in

Woodlands Drive-in

You are six years old, dressed in a pair of brown boy-shorts and a yellow tank top.
2 min read