Creator God Brahma- the incestuous fifth head.

An ancient Hindu tale that recognises incest.


Mind your body: the optimism-immunity connect

A real life incident of thoughts affecting immunity.

The joy of Clay pot cooking

An extended family’s women challenge the menfolk to cook. They accidentally discover the joy of slow clay pot cooking.

Letter for a mean Mom

A letter to my grown daughter. It tells her about the tricks mean moms like me use for discipline.

Old World Romance

How my father made up with a song and a string of jasmines after a lover’s tiff with mom.