L for Lost and Found!

“The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.”  Barbara Hall How very true. Most of the time, we are so obsessed with trying to get on to the perfect road, the perfect path that we lose sight of our goal which is basically all about enjoying ourselves on whatever path we find ourselves on. Nothing is perfect. We all make mistakes. The trial and errors, the getting lost, the … Continue reading L for Lost and Found!

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s My Journey: A Humble Review

Book Title: My Journey – Transforming Dreams into Actions Author: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Publication: Rupa Publications Genre: Non Fiction/Autobiography Pages: 147 Price: 195 I can hear my father tell me, ‘‘I know you have to go away to grow. Does the seagull not fly across the sun, alone and without a nest? You must forego your longing for the land of your memories to move into the dwelling place of your greater desires; our love will not bind you, nor will our needs hold you.” When this book came into my hands I knew almost immediately that I held a … Continue reading A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s My Journey: A Humble Review

A Flash Visit in Nostalgia

Just imagine a scenario. You are about to visit a family after decades. As you board the train/plane which is to take you to a place not visited for years, your mind runs and re-runs through a plethora of past memories that you have treasured. You remember the trivialities of childhood, the fun games of school and the twists and turns of early friendship. You are just reaching the place. As you get nearer you find your heart beating faster, your eyes moistening and a nostalgic emotion overpowering you. You are expecting to see things just the way you left … Continue reading A Flash Visit in Nostalgia