Overdue updations.

Ever heard that word before, “updation”? It was a neologism my husband learned from his computer programming colleagues back in Silicon Valley. As of this typing, the internet is currently torn between declaring it “not a word” and “totally a word, in India”. More than half of my husband’s coworkers at the time were from […]

The start of the world.

So I think we all understand by now, that all the Mayans were planning to do was “buy new calendars”, right? Good. Welcome to 2013, dear readers. There is so much I’d like to write about. In brief, 2012 meant for me: the start of a new business with a good-hearted hard-working colleague, new art […]

Moving forward, taking stock: activism and life.

Yeah, so I have nearly a dozen planned topics to blog in depth about, but apart from my usual procrastinatory practices, I’ve also spent the last two months searching for, finding and moving into a new flat in a different part of town, while trying to maintain an active social(-justice) life, so no apologies this […]

Taking a shine to the new year.

I hope 2012 is off to a decent start for everyone reading this: a good but modest start, since it’s only just begun and we shouldn’t get anyone’s hopes up just yet! I should have blogged about this at least a week ago, but I just couldn’t get organized enough to do so. No excuse, […]

End of queer—er, year—post.

2011 was a mixed year for me personally, but overall quite good. I’ve referred to it once or twice as my Year of Queer, since I finally found the courage and the local community necessary to take my queer activism beyond the level of Like/Share/Retweet, beginning with the seminal Queer The Night march back in […]