Archu From The Archive, Reviews

Reads and Reviews

I like to read more than I like to write and I like it even more to write about the words I read. My reading habit started as early as when I was 7 years old, all thanks to my mother for passing on her genes and introducing me to the pleasure of seeing pictures in my head while reading…

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Archu From The Archive, General

Perspective on Feminism

Aren’t we hearing a lot of feminist voices recently, especially in light of the recent rapes? Last weekend alone, I happened to read a couple of Facebook statuses, blogs and watched a talk show on feminism when I browsed aimlessly or switched channels on my television. Some of the points discussed were absurd making feminism sound like a rude, revolutionary…

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Archu From The Archive, Personal

Angelic Arrival

By the way, it is a girl. After breaking the news on Facebook within moments after she came out of my tummy on Aug 23, 2013 and happily gathering all the good wishes from our well-wishers, a blog announcement after two weeks should be a little subdued I presumed. That is why the by-the way. But hey, I am still…

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Archu From The Archive, Personal

Keepsake Letter

My dear daughter, Enough already! Due date is still 5 weeks away and I am not letting you out until you are fully ready for the world. So, stop pushing my pelvic floor with your head and listen to what mommy has got to say. Assuming you are a little princess till you come out and prove me otherwise as…

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