Mehndi/Henna for Journeys– a magazine from the Smithsonian

Wrote this piece for Journeys, a new travel quarterly by Smithsonian.  You can find it here. Click on the link below for my piece. Also pasted here. Live Like a Local A Quest to Master the Art of Henna In anticipation of her daugher’s wedding, Shoba Narayan set out to hone her mendhi craft Tulsi…

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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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