I’m no artist but pixelating with strangers was a neat and fun way of spending my Friday on the world wide web. I’m referring to r/place, a sub-reddit…
Heylo! It’s Holi, the Hindu festival of colors and I’ve spent all day replaying memories from my childhood — waking up early, hyper-oiling my hair and…
Hi fam! Last week, I took a break from writing my newsletter because I was in Atlanta for NICAR, the annual data journalism conference that, in 2018…
Hi friends! I wrote this edition about coding and styling my personal website, but I’d be remiss if I proceeded without talking about what’s going on in…
Hi there friends! I’ve had the busiest week I possibly could have in grad school. This week (and it isn’t over yet) included seven deadlines and a day…
and some personal news!✨
... Part one of two!
I grew up in many places in India. I was born in Hamirpur, a town covered by the Himalayan ranges. I changed nine schools, moving across north and south…
This week I visited New York Public Library’s Polonsky exhibition — a selection from over 56 million items! Many were literary gems, witness to some of…
Hi friends, In times both good, bad and bizarre I thought we could all just use another reminder — to be kind; to ourselves and to others. This past…
I figured it was too late to put “Happy New Year” in the subject line now that we’re already a week in, but I do still want to wish you all a happy…
Hi fam! Like almost everyone else I know (and Spotify, Google and Instagram), I too, am reflecting on how this year’s been. It started with sniffles…