On hermaphrodites, language, and the West’s image of India

I have been an admirer of Arundhati Roy for a long time. An Ordinary Person’s Guide to the Empire was the first of her works that I read. Her writing has since informed and shaped my view of the world. I got around to reading her work of fiction (The God of Small Things) very…… Continue reading On hermaphrodites, language, and the West’s image of India

The Art of All Work

“You have the right to work, but not to its results. Do not be attached to the fruits of work, or to not working. Work with the spirit of detachment, being equal to success or failure. […]” At some point during our lives, the question many of us are wrought with is about the purpose of…… Continue reading The Art of All Work