They're not all spices; it's nutrition, it's sweet, it's beautiful.
When I think of my grandparents, there are two stories that perfectly encapsulate the people I witnessed them to be.
I've been in exclusive friendships for most of my life, and I'm finding out that they're not all that healthy.
It took me a while, but I'm proud to say I'm Kashmiri.
Those trying to escape poverty simply cannot afford to pursue careers that do not provide a stable income.
The answer to "How long have you been biting your nails?" is "forever".
The mispronunciation of ethnic names is so last season.
Through colonization and white supremacy, colorism has become an ingrained mindset for many people of color and is now a part of the social lenses we view our world through.
At the core of Ramadan is the sense of community - a scarcity, now, due to the closure of public spaces and the suspension of group meetings.
If I don't get married then I have lost my way. If I do get married then I have succumbed to tradition.
While productivity is generally commendable no matter the circumstances, there seems to be a more profound collective pressure to 'do something' with our time in lockdown.