Stories By 'MAMINA SHRESTHA'
“...I wonder how people can be completely men, completely women after growing up, with a fair share of both...”
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I have always enjoyed walking and as far as I can recall, my father has been my walking buddy even before I ever learned to walk.
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Tags: walking
I remembered the blue windows on the white walls. I remembered the white windows on the blue walls. One after the other, I assembled, dissembled and reassembled every detail from the pages of my memory. The weight of every moment was hurting the back of my head, the core of my chest. Little did I know, the details: their remembrance and absence both would hurt as much.
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Tags: collegian
When someone asks you about peace, what do you think of?
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Papa and I have been walking partners for a long, long time now. Maybe having no personal vehicle at home brought us together in taking long walks. We enjoy each other’s company, even when the walks are mostly quiet. We are not big on conversations.
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When I faced harassment last week and fought back against it, people told me I took a ‘brave’ step. Some came up to me and told me that I did something many couldn’t. Others told me I had done something they didn’t.
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