How Do You Know?!

THE SADDEST THING ABOUT BETRAYAL IS THAT IT NEVER COMES FROM YOUR ENEMIES. If You See Something, Say Something Strange occurrences started to happen in my neighborhood soon after Halloween: Most notably, the appearance of a white BMW with tinted windows that was waiting on my corner every morning and did drive-bys every evening as […] Read more…

Daddy Dearest: Not-So Anonymous

How do you want to be remembered by your family? I have put off writing this specific post for years.  Mainly out of respect for my father, a respect that is rooted more in duty than in merit.  My father succeeded in providing me with food, clothing, shelter and educational opportunities that most women from […] Read more…

WRONGFUL TERMINATION REVISITED

I was fired from my job at Shit & Co because I sent an instant message to Bobby at work saying “I miss you so much.”  It was a bold move on my part because until that point, Bobby and I had nothing more than a limited professional relationship. On a few occasions, I had […] Read more…

Harder than the Groom

IT’S FINALLY HERE! A review of my top three gowns for our elopement!  All under $500, purchased online, and of course, ideal for the South Asian woman’s hourglass figure. Adrianna Papell | Aubergine This was the first option I selected back in December.  Bobby pressured me to buy something just before New Year’s.  It took […] Read more…

Wrongful Discharge Termination

Priya, You are being fired for saying “potato” to a fellow colleague.  It was inappropriate, you made people uncomfortable and you were warned by your manager.  Your termination is effective immediately. By the way, when we say warned by your manager, we mean not at all. Never.  We are completely aware that at no point […] Read more…

Friday Social: Eventbrite Haul

I’ve been publishing like a fiend this week!  Missed them? You can read the posts here and here. I’m keeping this brief.  We’re doing an Eventbrite haul.  Check out the list below for some fun activities, singles and couples alike! Choco-Story New York Brunchyonce Brunch Party at Hotel Chantelle African Economic Forum 2017 – for the […] Read more…

Life Update: Career Development

How many of you LOVE your job?  When you’re shoving fellow commuters to get to the office, is it because you can’t wait for what’s in store today? My guess is no. I’ve spent the last six years working as an administrative professional in the for-profit sector.  Not only am I in a completely different industry […] Read more…

Friday Social: Take a Trip Down Memory Lane

A long time ago, when we were both married to other people, Bobby almost kissed me. Bobby and I were less than acquaintances back then, not even at chit-chat stage.  It happened late one night when we arrived in the elevator bank simultaneously.  When he approached me and I said hello, my breath wreaked of […] Read more…

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