Watching detective Sarah Lund on screen is an absorbing activity. Like doing homework for a teacher you really like. She is the most intriguing person on TV. And I don’t only mean detective TV. There […]
Very few writers have the courage to laugh when they feel like laughing. Siddalingaiah was one among them. In Ooru Keri, I discovered a way to read and write, yes. But what I learnt more […]
Three things from today. Parodevi in this lively and lovely talk. This super story by Holly Pester in Granta Roland barfs film diary is how I want to live my life. ciao.
is the name of a lovely book by Alice Munro. it’s also what a boy’s posture once asked of me as he stood tall in front of my desk, his finger issuing a warning to […]
The rain, by the front door where I watch it fall, is only in its effects. Nothing like the way I imagine it from inside, where it falls on the house in sounds: splatters, drips, […]
Neck Mary (Kate Winslet) is looking at Charlotte (Saoirse Ronan) who is sitting with someone else in the first row. They came there together and it doesn’t make sense for them to be sitting away from […]
It’s exhausting to occupy two worlds when you know that really, you belong to only one because that’s where you want to be. Home is home only when I don’t have to deal with the […]