Life, Death and Remembering

Life, Death and Remembering

One day, when I was in high school, I returned home from school to find my grandma, Amama in Telugu, laying on the sofa, still. I walked over, slowly. This was strange, I thought. She was usually out and about, or, would have woken upon hearing me enter. I looked at...
An Unexpected Asian Wedding Tour

An Unexpected Asian Wedding Tour

When dreams come true, they no longer seem like dreams. For me to imagine that, when I first took an airplane abroad alone, to Paris, that I had no friends anywhere in Europe or Asia. Now, years later, many, if not most, of my friends are abroad. Which means I’m...
South Africa PHOTOS!

South Africa PHOTOS!

My South Africa photos are here. Sorry for the long delay! Click on each photo for a description. These include my trips to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Stellenbosch, and Botswana.        ...
Defining Myself – Actions vs. Interests

Defining Myself – Actions vs. Interests

Some thoughts in my head the past few days. One is on how we define ourselves. I recently joined MyCupid, which has thus far been fairly useless, but it did remind me of how we express our characters in our society and another way that I never felt that I fit in....
Nithin Coca, MIA

Nithin Coca, MIA

It finally¬†happened. I’m done. It is with both a sense of relief, and also some nostalgia, that I write this post. I sit outside the same cafe where I wrote my post on the meaning of grad school¬†a few months ago, on the corner of 120th and Broadway, overlooking...