Skydiving

A white-cheeked barbet (Megalaima viridis) is chirping like anything outside.  Driving me crazy that I cannot spot it. Wrote this piece for Silverkris, the Singapore Airlines inflight magazine. Links below. Contributors photo on Page 14-15 here Article on 28-29 here Skydiving for Silverkris

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Pittsburgh

Some American cities are hidden jewels.  Pittsburgh is one. Steeling a march in Pittsburgh Shoba Narayan September 4, 2014 Updated: September 4, 2014 04:38 PM We’re walking through the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. My 12-year-old daughter, Malu, has discovered a dinosaur with cancer. It’s a bone, really, in a glass case, with a tumour…

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