Tag Archives: Winter

Winter’s Coming

The mornings and nights are becoming distinctly and unusually chillier here in Bangladesh. I don’t know why it is happening but the perceived wisdom is that when it starts getting so cold in November, it means a long and nasty … Continue reading

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Minipost 5 – Ek maghe sheet jae na

For those of you who don’t speak Bangla, this expression translates as “After the month of Maghe the winter doesn’t end”. Not that this helps, of course. To understand this famous proverb you first need to know that Bangladesh runs … Continue reading

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Minipost 3 – S.A.D

I have enjoyed my six month stay in Britain and I am certainly going to miss many people and places when (IF) we go back to Bangladesh. But I will not miss S.A.D. Seasonal Affective Disorder is a phenomenon that … Continue reading

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