indi – rambles, rhymes and tales

a kosher take on my mother’s chicken chaat recipe

my mother was not fond of cooking. i do not recall her toiling over the stove for hours to make ...
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a payesh for shavuot

more than 3,300 years ago it is believed, god gave the torah to the jewish people on mount sinai. shavuot ...
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the replacement bug

we think we can replace everything. friends, pets, kidneys, countries, even computers. no, seriously. lost someone? broken something? house taken ...
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i don’t look at you any more

i don't look at you any more for i think you're the same every day yet you aren't, are you ...
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a sliver of sky

the sky is always there, beyond my computer. some instinct of mine, first thing in the morning straight after i ...
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sunday at the keyboard

i haven't walked on grass in years. why do my toes wiggle and crush up as i type this? as ...
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taj snapshot

i must have been four when i saw the taj mahal. been back many times since then. i love the ...
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yes, deep fried, of course.

it's not possible to think of history while thinking of chops. especially mutton chops. and yet, i tried. one may ...
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the parrot green umbrella

i won't start singing but hoisting that umbrella over my head and dashing out onto the glittering rain lashed zebra ...
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remember the code?

this morning, twitter took me to an article in the washington post, which in turn hauled me straight back to ...
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for b

who reaches through the shredding the dreadful denuding who thrusts away the demon embedded entrenching who catches the sun and ...
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the battle

my heart was in a battlefield today defeat had touched my dreams truth as i had always known it to ...
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