Ceenu Susan Jebaraj is a lawyer who lives in New Delhi. She enjoys cooking, baking, reading, impromptu get-togethers and board games with friends. Most of all she loves celebrating everyday-life with her husband and eight month old who rarely keep themselves out of trouble.
Christy Gogu is a full-time mother of two and a part-time product designer. Between getting her older one’s schoolwork done and running after her toddler, she likes to gulp down a cup of tea, visit friends, exercise, travel and shop. She lives with her husband and kids in New Delhi.
Cindrella belongs to New City Church and works in a Public Relations firm in Bombay. She loves the old world charm of her city and refuses to call it Mumbai. She loves writing, making and listening to music and is a big foodie. She’s engaged to a Delhi-ite.
Deepa David skilfully juggles her various roles as a wife and mother of three kids. Her biggest role is to support her husband in ministry, bringing stability into a demanding ministry environment. She has a heart for underprivileged women and has served with commercial sex workers and women in situations of exploitation and abuse. She is also theologically trained with an MA in Christianity from SAIACS. She is joyful all the time and never tires of hosting people in her home.
Emily Lewis is an American writer and freelance editor. She lived on four continents and traveled to nearly 30 countries before finding her home in New Delhi, where her heart still remains — though life has relocated her twice since then. She loves finding the adventure in every circumstance, plumbing life for its depths and striking up conversations with strangers.
Freda Howell McMahon lives in a little Goan village with Jason, her husband, and daughter, Amairah. She is a Psychological Counsellor by profession, and completed her education in Canada. Currently, she is researching the impact of pornography in urban youth. Dark chocolate with sea salt, strong black coffee, lamp light, and Amairah’s laughter are few of her favourites.
Having moved from city to city and country to country in her growing years, Gesly recently moved to Canada making it her new home. Having a background in social work, she enjoys working with children with special needs besides travelling, writing, deep conversations and music.
Kim W Freeman is the wearer of many hats: a wife to Jon, mother of five, founder of IndiaAanya, writer and reluctant entrepreneur. She has a heart to see women grow in their faith and do life together in authentic community. Her perfect day would include cinnamon cappuccino, scones, rainy weather, aloo parathas and an inspiring conversation. When she’s not wiping noses, she haphazardly blogs over at her own place about this and that. She currently resides in Charlotte, NC with her husband and five little darlings.
Maggie likes reading, writing and cooking recipes she finds on Pinterest; but she does not like cooking the same things twice. She enjoys the temperate climate of one of the smaller large cities in India and she is in process of growing a small garden of succulents on the dining room table. She lives with her husband and five daughters all of whom are begging her to consider getting a puppy.
Maria Joy, born and brought up in New Delhi, is a tiny Indian with a heart committed to orphan care and empowering women. She wishes to share love, joy and hope wherever she goes and also is the founder of
“From Joy, With Love.”
Pauline lives in Delhi with her husband and two adorable daughters. A physiotherapist by profession, she is currently a stay at home mum and loves dancing and being silly with her daughters. She loves music, board games and is a total foodie. She has a heart for special needs kids and dreams of working in a simple mission hospital someday. Her favourite places in Delhi are Sarojini Market, Dilli Haat, the Tibetan colony in Majnu ka Tilla and Qutub Minar.
Priscilla Jebaraj is a writer on a break from journalism. She lives in Delhi, a city she loves for its sense of being rooted in a storied history and rushing forward into an unknown future at the same time. Some of her favourite things: books, travel, books, baking, books, children and did she mention books?
Roshni is a lawyer by profession working with a human rights organisation in Mumbai, where she lives with her husband, Ben Mathew. They are a part of New City Church, Mumbai where they worship and serve. Roshni loves the colour purple and brinjals.
Ruth Davidar Paul is a freelance copy editor and content developer, who loves rummaging through used books stores and collecting old books. Apart from filling her home with overflowing bookcases, she enjoys deep conversations, jigsaw puzzles and daydreaming. She blogs intermittently at http://tohilltopsclear.
Samantha Abraham is learning how to survive as a Tamil girl in Delhi. She loves coffee and kicking back with her record collection, spinning from Adele to Michael Jackson to The Righteous Brothers. But by day, she works as a Development Analyst at an international non-profit.
Shobana Vetrivel has a background in social development and is passionate about the Scriptures, investing in intentional relationships and pursuing justice and mercy. She enjoys the hustle and bustle of city life and the adventure of living in New Delhi. She enjoys traveling, reading, coffee and conversations.
Shruti Rajkumar is the co-founder and CEO of Commotion, an organisation working with school and college students in New Delhi. In her free time she enjoys watching movies, shopping in Sarojini Market, reading and hanging out with friends. She lives with her husband and a bunch of pet rabbits.
When she’s not smuggling chocolate past her kids or drinking gallons of coffee, Susan Narjala can be found writing, baking and (thinking about) working out. She grew up in Chennai, lived in Portland, Oregon, for the last ten years and is now back in India with her family. She finds nuggets of humour in the everyday, and writes about it on on her blog.