Elizabeth Chennamchetty
Life Happens. Sometimes you just have to write about it.
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Life is a happy crap shoot.

How did I get here? How did I find myself in a cultural wind tunnel, spinning around enthusiastically naïve of the complicated world around me, piecing it all together as I go for the last fifteen years? How did I end up meeting, falling in love, and marrying an Indian immigrant? How did I end up having children, all from drastically different circumstances, all racially diverse from one another? Here I share my story, not to upset traditions, beliefs, or lifestyle choices, but because I’ve enjoyed the ride, and the lessons I’ve learned along the way. READ MORE

Trump Spoke to Me Last Night

Posted on October 20, 2016 by Elizabeth

United states election ballot

How will our country treat a family like mine if Trump is elected?

I watched the debate last night after I told myself I wouldn’t. I couldn’t help it. I don’t regret watching, but it left me sad and empty, wondering what will happen to a family like mine if Trump is elected President?

I’ve always wanted children. If it was up to me, I’d have a huge herd. We have three, which my husband assures me is a very good number. Even though our children are still very young, we have a lot of experience. You see, we’ve lost a child, fostered children, adopted children and had a biological child.

Our family is made [...]

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