Indian Marriage: Paying for a bride- is it still rife?
The pressures of an arranged marriage are nothing to be taken lightly. I think for the most it is intrinsically placed at the heart of a traditional South Asian girls (and boys) upbringing in fact… View Full Post View Post

Cheated by death… again
Arjun did not die ( this time). He fought through and survived, but not for long. I think we had lulled ourselves  into a false sense of security again, he had recovered, he always recovers… View Full Post View Post

Waiting for death
It was only a this time last year that I sat with Arjun in hospital after he had been rushed in from school; vomiting blood, the medical term being ‘coffee granules’. Why? Because when there is a… View Full Post View Post

Media Virgin- once I was!
I had no idea that I would ever be asked to be part of any media let alone National Radio, twice in a week! Surprised is an understatement shocked is the the reality. The power… View Full Post View Post

Black Dog; depression
Winston Churchill talked about his black dog. The way it would sit in the corner of his room quietly staring at him until one day out of nowhere it would pounce on him and sit… View Full Post View Post