Last summer I was reading Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberget's The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters: The Tragic and Glamorous Lives of Jackie and Lee when a quote by Jackie Kennedy Onassis really jumped out to me. On parenting and family life, Jackie says: If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do… Continue reading Full of purpose and still lost
I watched three videos this morning on how to load a packing-tape dispenser. Asha saw me poking around with it in frustration and finally walked over and figured out what I was doing wrong. I have been up since 3:00am because there is too much on my mind. The first and foremost being this sinking… Continue reading Life Lately …
A Rainy Day haiku and Reveries. From Venice to Chicago to Ahmedabad. So come along with me.
... I commissioned a portrait from a really talented local artist. I couldn't have been happier with the final painting. I found a new way to fancy up my workhorse white-cotton shirt. This simple detail with the scarf caused someone to ask me on a video call why I was so dressed up. It's just… Continue reading This Week in Le Quarantine
I have lost a little bit of my drive in these past few days. I am not unhappy or depressed, but it's a weird feeling to have such little control over things that I like to do. This is how kids must feel like all the time I suppose. Asha started remote school this past… Continue reading Life in the times … 4/9 – 4/19
Week two of quarantine brought a new perspective on life. Things that I thought would be hard for me, have proved to be not so bad after all. Even amidst all this loneliness, life goes on. The thought feels surprising and amazing at the same time. Power ranger face painting done by Asha. Our day… Continue reading Life in the Times of Coronavirus: 3/19 – 3/26