Category: Chataka Birds

Chataka Birds part 4

4 “So, what is new, Anna[1]Anna – Older brother. garu?” Kamakshi asked. “Like I said, my eldest son is getting married on June 25th. You all should come to the wedding.” “Nice. Who is the girl?” “She is from Tadiparti…

Chataka Birds part 3

3 Two days back, Radha called her to inquire how she was doing. Geetha said she was doing well softly, sounding lifeless. Radha understood her predicament; she knew it only too well. Almost all Telugu women went through that downtime…

Chataka Birds (Novel)

Chataka Birds By Nidadavolu Malathi [A first generation Indian woman’s immigrant experience and reconciling cultural conflicts] Introduction. I moved to America in 1973 from Andhra Pradesh, India. It took me a decade to get over the culture shock I had…