Being Safe, Being a Woman

I started thinking about how inherent it is and how conditioned I am, hailing from the IT capital, once garden city of my homeland, to be aware of my surroundings at all times, restrict my travel to specific places and during certain times, learn to ignore eve-teasing but not enough so I know it won't lead to trouble, avoid wearing certain clothes otherwise I would be "asking for it", sit a certain way, talk a certain way...

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Football and the German Stereotype

Post the Euro Cup, I have realised how very German I am. The change is pretty significant. Read about how I am now a fan of the German football team and my other "German" ways...

Finding Purpose

For many reasons, some in my control, some not at all, I don't have a job yet. For all intents and purposes, I am a housewife. There, I said it. It's time I accepted that, however much I detest the term and everything that comes with it. After months of fighting it, I have now come to terms with it. That is who I am at the moment....

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