Girls and Their Right to a Career

Spicy Saturday Pick

  Post selected as a Spicy Saturday Pick in BlogAdda for 10-Dec-2011 Featured at Symptoms of Disempowerment on 22-Dec-2011. Featured at Global Voices Online on 17-Dec-2011 Here is my 100th post on Merry Musings - and I wanted to take this time to write of a girl I know, who has been banned from having… Continue reading Girls and Their Right to a Career

The Day Dad was Almost Shot

I am dedicating this post to a person who has always supported, chastised, encouraged and loved me throughout my life - My DAD! This is an incident that happened in my family during the infamous Gulf War in 1990. It was the year I started at my new school in the Third standard. The year… Continue reading The Day Dad was Almost Shot

Second Move in 8 Months

So, the title says it all. We have moved house yet another time, the second shifting in 8 months. Yesterday was the grand day. After getting all kinds of reassurances from the owner that the house was in spick-and-span condition, we had a minor shock when we moved in. The house reeked of fresh paint,… Continue reading Second Move in 8 Months