[The following letter was written by a client; a sexual assault survivor bidding farewell to a former lover, as she tries to accept the end of an… Read more “Dear Lover”
This family violence, this kind of violence that happens within the family, is something that I share with a lot of people. I’m not ashamed to talk… Read more “The Safety Plan”
She’s smart. Incredibly smart. She’s a Physicist pursuing her PhD at North Carolina University in the United States. She’s been working with nanofibers which can be used to make artificial organs and bones. She interns as an assistant teacher during the summer. She does research, lab work and wants to publish a paper soon. She tries to get young women excited about Science. I don’t how where she gets the energy to do this, but if you look back you might be able to see the roots of her perseverance.
“You’re such a good friend Abha.” A male friend texted me many years ago. “It can get lonely in a hostel. And I don’t really fit in… Read more “To porn or not to porn”
At Christmas little children sing and merry bells jingle, The cold winter air makes our hands and faces tingle And happy families go to church and cheerily… Read more “The woes of a Singleton”
There are several noteworthy things that come to mind when one hears the words ‘early marriage’. According to me, all these things can be grouped into two… Read more “Say ‘Not yet’ before you say ‘I do’ : Against early marriage”