Prose

Sep
22
Back shot of a person with burgundy hair tied in a short ponytail, looking at a brown field.

Stillness.

Day 12 of the 100-day writing project.
1 min read
Nov
25
Clear image of a full moon in the night sky surrounded by fuzzy clouds.

Pink Tourmaline

“It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon.” ― Galileo Galilei
3 min read
Nov
24
A young Indian girl aged 7 or 8 looks out on to the street from her balcony. The photo has been taken from inside the house

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.
4 min read