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How We Measured Time by Sivakami Velliangiri: A Memoir, A Review

The author, Sivakami Velliangiri, a dear friend of mine of more than a quarter century is bonded poetically. Be it by the publications we get published in or the innumerable poems that we have written and read in poetry clubs. Until COVID stepped in we were time-immemorial regulars at The British Council reading poetry by… Continue reading How We Measured Time by Sivakami Velliangiri: A Memoir, A Review

It could happen · Knock on the Head · Self help · Tuesdays with Shail

Tuesdays with Shail 1.8 The Victim Card

I am trying hard to remember - when did I cease living for myself? When did my life become points which I remember more with classes passed, sickness overcome, hurt swallowed, bridges made between relationships... all for someone else. When did life become, 'let's get over with this finally, and get to lead my life?… Continue reading Tuesdays with Shail 1.8 The Victim Card

Parenting · Reflection · Relationships · Self help · Tuesdays with Shail · Zentangle

Clay Feet -Tuesdays with Shail 1.7

Clay feet. Who doesn't have them?! We all do. But, children don't know that when they are young. And, when they grow older say, from teens to adulthood they resent the fact that they were not told earlier that their Pa and Ma had clay feet! Shucks! I adored them and respected them for this?… Continue reading Clay Feet -Tuesdays with Shail 1.7

Celebration · Reflection · Self help · Tuesdays with Shail

Smashing into the New Year- Tuesdays with Shail 1.6

We are coming to the fag end of this year and, like every year-end, I am wondering how the year went. Was I happy? Was I sad? Was I satiated? Was I disappointed? Any major goals reached? Any new friends made? Any development made in inner evolvement? Well, considering the fact that I am wet… Continue reading Smashing into the New Year- Tuesdays with Shail 1.6