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The need for change and DofG – Sep 2

Today, I am thankful for: Working out in the gym in the morning, since it helps me with managing pain and stiffness and the endorphins help me feel better all day. I’m visiting my sister S1 and brother-in-law in Canada … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Mother’s Day!

I’m missing mum a lot this Mother’s day.. A lot has happened in the last month or so that I don’t want to write about yet.. But just want to remember some of our special memories here.. I think we … Continue reading

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Respect in society!

“Mum, K maasi (mum’s cousin sister) called me today. She was asking about kids and I told her I and R don’t want to have kids. It’s a life-long commitment, and we are happy like this! She also asked about … Continue reading

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Fighting our biases!

Last year, I went to a talk on recognizing unconscious bias and its impact on advancement in academia. It was a very interesting talk since it talked about several different biases in the workplace – gender, physical appearance, etc. The … Continue reading

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Some empathy, anyone?

So I’ve been watching this TV Series called Being Erica. I usually don’t watch TV but this is very different and I’m hooked. This is the story of 32 year old Erica Strange, who is single, unemployed and has no … Continue reading

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Is there a right time/age?

I and M were having a conversation and I have been thinking about a specific issue that we discussed. M thinks it’s wrong to date at 15. There’s a time for everything in life. Her logic is that kids are … Continue reading

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