Writing about the brain, culture, and everything in between. Researcher, expat, and book addict. Head editor of par-desi.com.
My Quality of Life Abroad is Closely Tied to Two Privileges
Upon my last visit to the US, I caught up with many old friends, colleagues, and mentors over lunch. While we fervently talked about what’s happened in our lives since I left the US for France, they all had the same question.
“Stop Apologizing — Do This Instead” is Horrible Advice for Women
Scrolling through the Instagram explore page, I see a video with the text “Ladies! Stop apologizing and say these things instead!”
The Identity-Shaking Experiences You Have While Living Abroad
If you were offered a coveted job in your field, but it was in another country, would you accept? For me, the answer was a resounding “yes.”