My Fabulous World: Joss Stone


A short profile piece for Travel + Leisure (Southeast Asia), but it did allow me to meet this highly underrated, talented singer and watch her perform live. … [Read more...]

Squirky Book #3 Wins Crystal Kite Award


[This post is adapted from my frenzied FB update after we heard the news.] “The Adventures of Squirky the Alien #3: Who is the Red Commander?” has won this year’s Crystal Kite Award (Middle East/India/Asia division)! The annual Crystal Kite Award is given by the Society of Children’s Book … [Read more...]

Putting Yourself Out There


This is a note to myself - and any other person lurking around here who generally prefers to lurk - that sometimes, the show just has to go on and you have to step into the limelight whether you like it or not. This is not a #humblebrag but a reminder that there are LOTS of limelights (can this … [Read more...]