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I was a teacher by profession and leader to a team for 21 years. Now on a sabbatical, exploring and polishing my vestigial skills in writing and Photography.

Battle with Despair

Despair You always know it coming Castings its dark looming shadows Like the Demogorgon from the nether world Power disruption, grid failure No mobile signals Everything around you malfunctioning Still you are not ready No armour, no weapons or spells All you do is run, trying to escape […]

My Teaching Will Go on

“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything, without losing your temper or your self –confidence.” The above quote by Robert Frost on education, rightly describes what it takes to be a teacher, in a Corona infected world. Education Industry is one of the severely hit sectors […]

Mother, I love You

Mothers Day..I too wished my mother on Facebook posting our photos to indulge her recently acquired social networking skills. Everyone out there picks out this day to share their best moments with their mothers while every second generation mothers proudly displays photographic evidence of their roles as both […]

Without Faith and Hope

Faith and Hope Anchors that keep your ship moored Sails that your spread to stay on course Rope that you hang on to While dangling on a precipice Ventilator that keeps you alive Flotsam you hold on to To stay afloat and not drown The parachute that helps […]

An Engaging Vacation

Mid Summer vacation would be the most stressful term in the minds of mothers with young children. Summer camps provide interim relief engaging them for you. That is just 15 to 20 days of a 45 days long vacation . Then what ? How do you keep them […]

From Duke, to Lima ,With Love

Preface “The great beauty of life is its mystery, the inability to know what course our life will take, and diligently work to transmute into our final form based upon a lifetime of constant discovery and enterprising effort. Accepting the unknown and unknowable eliminates regret.” ― Kilroy J. […]