My little one, a kindergarten student, has a lot of time at her disposal (IMO). And sometimes there is a conflict between ‘productively’ spending time and just ‘passing’ the time Needless to state these are my views about the ‘to-be’ state vs. ‘as-is’ state. (The invisible consultant hat !!) Now one of our (okay mine)… Continue reading Identity crisis, ahem, once again
It’s a no-brainer Any new origin or idea Encompassing the whole Often is represented by The word Mother Mother isn’t simply a name But a gift from the God Nicely put in a frame Though difficult to be defined Still, let me give it a try Will I be close enough, if I say Mother… Continue reading On the eve of Mother’s day
I look in the mirror Stare at my reflection I wonder who’s that? With a smile on my face And questions in mind Me and my self begin to chat. The picture is crystal clear No room for illusion Though years ago I’d say there was Good deal of confusion Born as a daughter Grew… Continue reading What does my reflection say?
Parents are supposed to be the first teachers of a child. And it’s equally true that your kids also are your teachers, not be the first ones though. May be its not appropriate to generalize, however I think and my experience also says that kids take up the role of teacher at later stages in… Continue reading What I learnt from my daughter
Teenage is a state of mind Not just 7 years nor just a stage You’ll probably get to know When you reach your mother’s age We hate when she tells us to do something We rebel when she doesn’t permit We protest. We snap. We sulk. We avoid She is hurt. She is depressed But still… Continue reading Teenage is an attitude
I was home alone today and coincidentally the movie HOME ALONE was playing on some TV channel. It stuck me that I had never watched the very first movie of this series. The movie had already started and I missed the beginning. Little Kevin was looking so adorable. The scene going on was Kevin wakes… Continue reading Oh yes.. I am a parent too!!
I recollect someone telling me about the phrase “the dog and the pony show” in context of business meetings. While it may not be the apt title for what I plan to write, still I think its a good indicative title. By the way, no need to search for part 1, as both 1 and… Continue reading The dog and the pony show – Part 2