Growing up Brown in the Very White Suburbs of Boston— Caught In-between

How it all began

Me in preschool, second row from the bottom, second from the left

So, this all doesn’t sound too bad right?

Not being Indian enough

Some final thoughts

What the future entails




boop a snoot today

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

In My Backyard: Wheatish Indians still aspire for white skin

How To Survive With Thick Accent An Neighborhood Of American White Marxists

The Spirit of Ignorance

Rethinking Race: Part 1, Only One Race Matters

An ode to “The Brown Girl”


Sasha Exeter, Jessica Mulroney and a Lesson in White Privilege

Every Dog Walk Is an Opportunity for Casual Racism

Race Conscious Parenting

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store


boop a snoot today

More from Medium

Down’s Syndrome, Triathlon And Me

No good with faces (…and I’m bad with names)

Image of a crowded networking event. People are animated and talking with one another, some holding drinks in their hands.

What do People Care About and What Should They Care About?

Will blogging make me happy(er)?