Growing up in my Punjabi household, my grandparents made sure that children didn’t speak unless when spoken to. If I was acting happy, I would be told to shut up. If I was crying, I would be told to go to my room.
When you have social anxiety, it’s very hard to make friends, let alone long-term friends.
by Harshita Ganesh - Follow @harshikapoor17 The topics of homosexuality, contraception, consent, and sex have always been meant to be spoken about in silence. This silence has led to a dangerous illiteracy and...