STORIES

When I’m feeling overwhelmed, I make tea

Whenever I feel overwhelmed, I try to immerse myself in an activity that requires a lot of physical motion and very little critical thought. Working in the kitchen is one such activity. I made masala chai, which I like doing from scratch. Masala chai is Indian spiced tea. It’s made by brewing black tea with […]

Read more
STORIES

Time for tea

I’ve incorporated this into my quarantine existence: finish as much tea as I can. It’s a tiny, mundane thing, but it’s also a task with a goal, and during times like this, anything that makes you feel like you can attain something, that you’re in control, makes things bearable, sometimes even enjoyable.

Read more