The City that Became Home

When I moved to India in September 2016, I knew that I was embarking upon […]


On the Malleability of Life, and Other Lessons...

When I write things like blog posts, I try very hard to highlight the big […]


Thanks Mom and Dad

Growing up, my parents were adamant about maintaining the traditions and culture of Andhra Pradesh […]


To Listen.

I am the roach I will encroach And feast upon on the Shola land Takes […]


Soul Food

My favorite thing to do in the entire world is eat. During breakfast, I think […]


For the Love of a Place

Though almost a month has passed upon returning to the U.S., India has been on […]


Life on a (Bollywood) Film Set

I arrived in Mumbai like legions of aspiring actors before me, and doubtless many more […]


Two Mangoes, One Leg

For months I had been practicing the language. The first several weeks I had painstakingly […]


Stuff Happens

Fresh out of college and naïve to the 10 month fellowship experience I was about […]


Overcoming Alone

  I have constantly been surrounded by people. My sister was born when I was […]


Community Police Force

As an organization that has been in the community for 25 years, building strong relationships […]


Photos from the Field

My project consisted of collecting the narrative of Valmiki women in Ahmedabad City. While collecting […]

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