Beating post-festival blues

Nepal, Nov. 8 -- Life after Dashain and Tihar is hard. First, I have to say goodbye to my family members and come home to an empty, often dusty, apartment. Though I live with my husband in a one-bedro... Read More

Tis a season of mixed emotions

Kathmandu, Oct. 4 -- Coming home for Dashain and Tihar is always equal parts amazing and awful. Amazing because obviously I get to meet my grandparents and dad and mom and also catch up with my cousin... Read More

Agonies of adulthood

Kathmandu, Sept. 20 -- We all want to grow up and then we do. It's not a really great feeling, is it, if you think about it? Suddenly everything that was once taken care of for you, you have to do by ... Read More