Marwan Razzaq

How CAA Made Me Realise My Editor Wasn’t A Zombie

I started writing for PinkLungi in the last week of May 2019. Averaging an article a week, I’ve written 32 articles or...

Malayalis in Canada: Part-time Students, Full-time Breadwinners, Part 2

My white friend Jeffrey walked into the class, scowling as he spoke into the phone. “What the hell! You’re...

Malayalis in Canada: Part-time Students, Full-time Breadwinners

My friend Ramesh walked by with a dazed look, the KFC cap still on his head. It was 8 PM, and he...

How the Absence of Sunlight Made Me Realize “Muttathe Mullakku Manamilla”

“Hey, I don’t know what to write for this Tuesday,” I messaged my editor Govindan. After trying to brainstorm...

4 Lessons Learnt From Listening to A Malayalam Rap Song

“Listen to this song and tell me what you think,” my friend said as he tapped on his iPhone. We were driving...

Bros Before Woes: What We Can Do For Each Other On International Men’s Day

“Your next article comes out on November 19th, right?” My best friend asked. “Yeah, wondering what to write about,”...

How Leaving Kerala Made Me Appreciate Kerala Food

When I was a kid, there were many days when I’d get home from school and ask my mother what was for...

How Would You React If Your Friend Was Dating A White Girl?

My best friend wanted to talk. I knew it was serious when he leaned forward and paused the movie we were watching....