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Maria Perry Mohan

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in Dublin, Ireland.



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I was born in Dublin in 1963. I worked in various offices as a typist. I moved to India in 1994 and got married. My husband is a university professor and we have four children. I have had features published in newspapers and magazines and short stories published in magazines and anthologies. I have a book blog and a blog about my life as a foreign wife in India. I am working on a novel.

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Peace. Pax. Shalom. Salaam. Shanti. It’s a popular word in so many languages. And a popular concept too. But is it really as popular as we think it is? I remember reading once that there are about 100 given wars going on anywhere in the world on any given day. Apart, of course,  from the obvious great wars of the last century. Cold wars. Hot wars. Proxy wars. Everyone says they... Read more of this blog post »
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