Lighting up the carved pumpkins

Happy Halloween! Like all little kids, I was fascinated by Halloween. Costumes and candy? Halloween candy, decor and spooky-orange-themes? Why the hell not, right? But of course, 8-year old me didn’t get to go “Trickatreating”, much less know what it actually meant. Thinking up of a costume is so much fun though! There’s a sense of […]

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One plus.

So, one of the nicer things about summer is this stillness that sets in during the weekends – particularly on campus. It’s beautiful to sit on the lawn, just to watch the one odd person walk by while reading a book. The summer sun, that filters through the canopy on Locust Walk is another beautiful […]

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This city.

Dear Philadelphia, You know how people swear by you and then others diss you as a blip en route from Washington DC to New York City? I’m sure you’ve heard it too many times. As someone moving to this country for the first time, Philadelphia, I researched about you. People complained about safety – and, […]

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The One Month Checkpoint

It’s been a month since I landed in the USofA, and, well, to sum it up : Wow. Not woooow!, or WOW, or Woah! Just Wow. The exclamation of being overwhelmed, tired, excited, surprised and a tad annoyed all at once. It almost seems like an overload to your sensory system, just because there are […]

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Voices in my head

The thing about beaches for me, is that, I missed it subconsciously and I never realized just how much it was stuck there until today. That is, when we took a road trip to Atlantic City, I found myself singing to the music and just ecstatic at the fact of going to the beach! Casinos, […]

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Philly bound in Pictures

I am not really fond of air travel. But I do quite enjoy the take-off and landing parts, mainly for the aerial view that you get. That perspective is absolutely interesting! After, literally the longest day of my life, I finally reached Philadelphia.  And leaving the airport, the skyline was quite  pretty sight. It’s been […]

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