I am a social worker. I began my career as a youth and family therapist before moving on to social research. I now spend my time studying social policy and community systems.
2010 VOF Week 2
There is a common saying that the journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. The ‘Voices of our Future’ to me happens to be such a step. It as a major step, just as it is a bold step.
When I came to Hong Kong, my only thought was to work hard to help my sisters in their nursing education.
You know, growing up I enjoyed the American dream as much as the next person. My family went snowmobiling, to the beach for vacations and lived in a nice house. My parents were, and are, attentive.
I was 20 when I moved from a small town in north India to Delhi. This opened up a completely new world for me.
I think one reason why I would like to participate in the experience of World Pulse is because the writing has been a constant in my life. I write since childhood.
I have been surrounded by powerful, strong, dynamic black women for most of my life.