Happy New Year

Waking up to cold foggy mornings. Driving to work in fog even though the time is 8:30 in the morning. Seems like even the roads have taken it easy this morning. A mist covers everything. The cats outside look at me, wondering if I will have something hot for them. Alas, I only have refrigerated …

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Getting irritated when called ” fat”

I recently had a situation where someone in my family  took a look at my plate( in which I had served rice and curry for lunch), and said, " So little rice- is that what you eat usually ? Surprising how you are fat with this amount of food." Have you ever faced a situation …

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True Nobility- Edgar A. Guest

Who does his task from day to day And meets whatever comes his way, Believing God has willed it so, Has found real greatness here below. Who guards his post, no matter where Believing God must need him there, Although but lowly toil it be , Has risen to nobility. For great and low there's …

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Reading out loud

We spent about 14 days in hospital- entirely. Mom and I almost fully and dad went home a couple of times to check on the house and my other sister who was at home with her baby. We established a routine of sorts those days. 5:30 am was waking up time when the nurses came …

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My 48th Birthday

This must be a frivolous read. June 20. I had a couple of phone calls reminding me that it was my birthday. For me time had stood still. It was the day after my mother's double surgery. I was in shock. That it was my birthday didn't seem real at all. The day was rainy. …

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Tuesday- had to share : Resentment

It seems all I have been doing over the past three days is harboring resentment. It wasn't so much that I lost sleep over it but it was festering inside of me, slowly and constantly, until I felt I needed to go and talk it over with the person(s) who were the causes( in my …

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Farce

via Daily Prompt: Farce When I think of farce, I think of two facedness. One for oneself and one for others. The harm in this is that sometimes with time, the outward face, the pleasing face is what we become even internally until we forget who the real we are. I worked in a hostile …

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