I am Surbhi (she/her/hers). I fancy myself a deep thinker but over time have realised that all deeply held convictions seem less robust once they hit paper. This Substack is an attempt at staring at the abyss, refining my (mostly inadvertently developed) current worldview, sharing moments of my life with people I am grateful to have in it, and learning more about the world in the process.

You can read more about my life, background, and other work here.

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I am Surbhi! A twenty-something from India living in Boston and trying to figure her life out.