It is a simple truth. India is a wonderful lover but a terrible mother. She is the exotic land you visit for a short ‘life-changing’ vacation, the mistress in a torrid affair. You can swoop in here and make award-winning documentaries on her poverty and her cows. You can even dabble in the cookie-cutter marijuana encrusted spirituality that she pedals. But this is not a land … [Read more...]
Kanika Mehrotra is a practicing clinical psychologist who has recently decided to rejoin the slow but quixotic world of academia – She loves to write and is still in the 'struggling writer' phase but hopes to make it out of there soon. Although not one to put herself in boxes – she does identity herself as a writer of literary fiction.