Author: anusrini20

Departures and arrivals

1. I am three. We are taking a trip, the entire family packed into a minivan. There are no empty spaces in the vehicle: it is stuffed with adults, kids, bags of snacks both savoury and sweet. We aren't going too far from home, just … Continue reading Departures and arrivals

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Why I don’t go to yoga class anymore, and others’ stories of immigration

Recently, I read¬†The Good Immigrant, a collection of essays edited by Nikesh Shukla. This book features 21 essays by people of colour from Britain - brown, black, yellow, everyone in between. From the book jacket: ...The Good Immigrant explores why immigrants come to the UK, … Continue reading Why I don’t go to yoga class anymore, and others’ stories of immigration