I am missing my home town and my people today… (A Daily Prompt Story)
My little cousin hands me one of his drawings every time I pay him a visit.
This was my first Diwali at home after moving out. I was back only for a week but every moment with my family.
Comparing the way I celebrated big festivals in my childhood and as an adult with a day-job and responsibilities.
Talking about how I don’t fit into the common stereotypes of being a Bengali- yet having a strong sense of cultural identity.