29 Oct, 2009

Two recent essays:

29 Oct, 2009

Two recent essays: – In the Houston Chronicle: “Education is the key to peace” (Outlook, Sunday October 11, 2009) – In CITE Magazine: “Sisters in Struggle: Karachi & Houston”...

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18 Oct, 2009

It's a cool night in Houston…

18 Oct, 2009

It’s a cool night in Houston, and we are driving toward home. When we stop on Westheimer at a light, Minal glances out. It’s dusk, and her gaze falls...

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15 Oct, 2009

I've been getting ready for the big…

15 Oct, 2009

I’ve been getting ready for the big production on November 7 and the blog’s been pushed to the side — temporalily. I miss it. Sometime soon, I will be...

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10 Oct, 2009

I miss Nana…

10 Oct, 2009

Today while I serve dinner, I suddenly put my spoon down and say: “I miss my Ammi.” Minal, hiked up on her stool, chirps: “I miss my Nana.” What...

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