*Trigger warning – passing reference to sexual harmSummertime and we’re staying with friends in suburban Toronto. I am eight years old, our friends’ daughter Bonnie, is eighteen. The middle ....

Summer: the symbol of motherhoodSince we are in Summer I thought to talk about a subject that for women can be very sensitive and painful. Being a Childless womanSummer corresponds to the ovul....

India is a country that has historically been celebrated for its spirituality, and this continues into extant times. It is a land known for the ancient well bring traditions such as yoga and Ayurveda.....

Sascha Fogel, shares her experiences of reinventing career and life by grabbing the opportunities and moving on to live her dream. Today she is in the business of making other women live their dreams.....

*Trigger Note – contains references to sexual violenceChildren’s safety is something all adults play a role in, but with threats to their welfare ever-present, what do we say to children? Is ....

Thinking back on my career and the paths in life I have chosen for myself, it dawns on me that every step and every mistake has shaped a higher purpose for me. A path leading into something I yet have....

I never intended to forgive the 2 young men who gang raped me when I was 13 years old. I wanted to hate them forever. As far as I was concerned they were evil, sadistic animals and I wanted someone to....

Are you scared of heights, snakes or rides at amusement parks? Do you love icecream but hate bitter gourd? Do you always check the mirror before you go out? Do you smile at the camera and check the p....

Detoxification known as detox for short is a process which aims at getting rid of toxins from the body of a human being which is generally initiated by the liver. In simple terminology, it is the with....

Four years ago my plane landed in Scotland and I immediately noticed a few things about my new home; the weather is depressing. The constant rain can bring you down sometimes. The second thing I notic....

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Indian English – journey from slums of Kolkata to the heights of fame

Very nice article indeed.. shows the other side of the colonial remnant

Trinidad and Tobago-Trapped in a rare Caribbean rhapsody

Wonderful!!! Keep traveling and keep writing. Cheers

Konkona Sensharma- Direction is surprisingly liberating for me

I greatly admire Konkona, the actor. Looking forward to her directorial debut!

Have you ever experienced an Iftaar before?

Unfortunately, I never been to any 'Iftaar' party. But your post introduce me some of the rituals of 'iftaar'.

Trinidad and Tobago-Trapped in a rare Caribbean rhapsody

Thank you for your refreshing account of your visit to my country. Glad to know you were able to visit some of the lovely sites we have to offer and to try our dishes.