What is Social Media’s end game? Making all our interactions performative?

I often wonder if all the hundreds of hours I spent on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram combined over the years, was just wasted time. But that would be incorrect assessment. I stayed in touch with friends, family and re-connected with a school friend who I ended up getting married to, all thanks to social media platforms. …

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Friends. Emigre.

Yesterday, I found that a friend was moving abroad for studies. We went to school together and over the decades became good friends. Good enough to be counted amongst the select few I invited to my wedding 3 years ago. Another friend of mine is also in the process of moving abroad with family. Chances …

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A writing drought

If writing and publishing something on my blog was pictured as a beautiful fresh stream flowing through grassy hillocks and onto forests, then let us say I am right now picturing a drought! I can hardly write a new post. A flicker of an idea or two come; I write them down and work on …

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