Every 40 seconds, somebody takes their own life. Two years ago, my friend Arpan was one of them. Arpan Ghosh was a Plano East student and a childhood friend of mine. Well to be more specific, a friend of my brother. But after all our shared piano lessons and the scar on my right… Continue reading Jokes are funny, Suicide is not.
I love being an Indian, truly I do. With the country's powerful history, one of a kind culture, and to-die-for food, how could one simply not? But behind India's beautiful face, there is a growing disease that our society continually fails to recognize- colorism. Colorism is a term coined by author Alice Walker, and is… Continue reading I’m Indian, I’m dark, and I don’t care.