Bela Suresh Roongta

We traveled by train…

We traveled by train and walked the streets of New York. We explored Central Park and the lesser known outer banks.  We flew above the clouds, celebrated the beginning of my next journey around the sun, and felt like we belonged to something larger than ourselves.… Read the rest “We traveled by train…”

Bela Suresh Roongta


I woke up with an overwhelming urge to run in the rain. Maybe it was because the misty, apocalyptic-like fog that hung heavy in the sky last night had lifted.… Read the rest “#runner”

Signaling History

It was in India almost one year ago when I first learned about the Shorewood ‘Signaling History’ Public Arts Project. It was close to 5am at my family’s home in Mumbai when I hit send— I had pulled an all-nighter, along with my neice Kushi who was also working late into the night, in order to get my application in on time.… Read the rest “Signaling History”