Sinking my Teeth into South India Part 3

Dinner “Sarah Lakshmi” the driver asks me in Broken English “What you want? You want Dosa Onion-Dosa Masala Dosa Paper Dosa Butter Dosa Uppadam Tomatoe Uppadam Onion Uppadam Masala Uppadam Idli Puri Vada…” he rattles off the entire South Indian Dinner Menu, seemingly an impressive feat but really not. South Indian Dinner is essentially the sameContinue reading “Sinking my Teeth into South India Part 3”

The Gaze of the Indian

I would say I live a pretty typical  23 year old single Indian women’s life here in Chennai. I go to work, do some grocery shopping on the way home,  watch tamil movies in my little living room while drinking copius amounts of tea and listning to my roomates complain about their work and families,Continue reading “The Gaze of the Indian”