What was your weirdest childhood interest?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Peeling paint. No kidding. And I still do it. Mom says that I was a very quiet baby. Hardly ever cried. Never did anything naughty. Sometimes she’d leave me in the room with my toys for five or ten minutes to check on something in the kitchen, and when she…

What books do you remember reading during your childhood?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: If I remember correctly, my very first book was a yellow colored hard-bind volume of ‘The Three Billy Goats Gruff’ I remember that the book had simple words and the longer words had tiny icons/images to help us read faster. I must have read it so many times. I still…

Are you still friends with anyone from your childhood?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: I’m still in touch with most of my friends from school and college. We did lose touch for a while in between but most of us reconnected with the onset of ‘social media’. And it was social media that gave me one of the biggest surprises of my life as…

Did you watch cartoon network as a child?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Thank you for the A2A. Long long ago, so long ago, nobody remembers how long ago, when I was a child 😛 we didn’t have cable TV (as it was called back then). I grew up in the middle east and used to go to India for my summer vacations…