Her Name is Kaur

A review of “Her Name is Kaur” by Sonia Dhami

How many forms of love can you think of? Now think some more…or read the stories from Her Name is Kaur. These real life stories written by Sikh American Women bring us face to face with the range of love that is wider than what we normally think of. Love, whether it is won or…

Sharing Her Name is Kaur at Stanford University

The Sikh Love Stories Project had the pleasure of discussing the process for organizing and creating Her Name Is Kaur: Sikh American Women Write About Love, Courage, and Faith, and reading from the story collection at The Center For South Asia on the Stanford Campus. It was an intimate discussion that opened up pathway discussions…

A medical history, by Meeta Kaur

a medical history i swim upstream, dive off of providence splash through the atlantic sprint through europe land on punjabi soil, chandigarh 1967: i’m a forward thought in my mother’s mind I visit and leave her dreams with ease. for father, i’m the coveted ovum where egg successfully meets sperm — life begins scribbled in…

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A letter from the editor: Welcome!

I am Meeta Kaur and I am the managing editor and organizer of The Sikh Love Stories Project. The project started off as a simple wish to publish a book featuring Sikh American voices. I am happy to announce that it has expanded into a published book and so much more. The Sikh Love Stories…