Taniya Roy hails from Kolkata, the city of sepia dreams. A paw-rent, semi-colon enthusiast and wordsmith, she writes for a living and lives for writing her thoughts out. She has done her Masters in Economics from the University of Calcutta.
In the Indian imagination, an ‘Aunty’ is a middle-aged, usually fat woman who is married and has children. Young women, especially unmarried ones, either do not want to associate with the term or are expected to steer clear of it.