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My first Kickstarter!

So excited to share the fundraiser for the short film Mae, that I am directing. Funders willing, we will be shooting in the Bombay beach/ Joshua Tree areas at the end of April. This is a story, about two sisters rich with emotion and depth. Please check out our campaign. Watch the video, read about our […]

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Who needs Art?

“Human beings need oxygen, food, water, sunshine and sleep to survive. Money can buy most of those. What is the purpose of Art? Who needs that tug at the heart when you listen to a piece of music? There’s no need for the lump in your throat when you watch a moment of beauty on […]

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My Photography page

Yesterday I shared my new photography page on Facebook. Many friends liked, commented and shared it. I’ve done photography for friends and family informally for years. Putting a page together and announcing it to the world felt good! It was a fun and easy process to create it with  Adobe Spark. Check out Adobe Spark […]

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What you give

This saying on the wall at Ada’s Cafe in the Palo Alto Public library really struck me. We all need to make a living by being compensated for our time and skills..but what brings us and the world fulfillment is how we make a LIFE – by GIVING. I’m going to give all I’ve got […]

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Moms Demand Action!

June 2nd is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Attend a local Orange Walk to show your support for this Gun Violence Prevention. So proud to contribute my time for making this promo video. #WearOrange #MomsDemandAction  

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Adobe Voice:Easy video in minutes 

My 6 year old is ‘star of the week’ at school, that means he gets to feel special, one of the best perks of being star is getting to bring ‘Oski’, the class mascot home for a week! Very exciting stuff. He just made his  first of many videos on @Adobe Voice. It’s free and […]

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The times we live in

I wrote a post about parenting and the times we live in on Medium here.

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About a sister: Payal Sethi’s ‘Leeches’

A few weeks ago, while scouring the internet for ‘meaning’, I came across a warmly lit image of a little Indian girl in a black burkha, standing in front of a yellow-green wooden door. The image tugged at my heart, so I delved deeper. The image led me to a film in the works called Leeches, […]

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Kaun Banega Crorepati launches season 8 with a brilliant commercial

Originally posted on the ad woman:
#AnAdvertADay #Day56 Don’t you just love it when a simple message can cause a wave around an entire nation? This time, Kaun Banega Crorepati enters its’ 8th season with a heart-warming launch commercial. The script is based on a great insight that is specific to India and is flawlessly…

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Stealing Time

Summer break is upon us. I haven’t signed the kids up for summer camp..surely, this a sign of insanity. I had rose tinted images of us running around in parks together, building sand castles, and visiting art museums – connecting in a way that school days don’t allow.   The reality is far from that. I am driving them around from […]

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