Day 4 : Life lessons – Companionship

Companionship is the ultimate requirement, objective, end state of all relationships. I have seen this in my own life and in people whose paths have crossed mine over the years. Yesterday I was talking to my dad who has been living alone for over three years now after my mother passed. He was telling me [...]

Day 3 : Life lessons – People in our lives

This is a quote by Mother Teresa and I totally believe it. There is a rhyme and reason for every person in your life. Even the sales guy who drops in once in a while selling things in their goody bag. Recently, when I was in a mental turmoil about my job, my friend, my [...]

Day 2 : Life lessons – Invaluable when gone

Recently a friend of mine resigned from his job. He was good at what he did. He accomplished tasks in half the time another person would take. Everyday morning he went into the office and delivered his best. He knew he was good at what he did. He was assigned various projects over his tenure [...]

Day 1 : Life lessons – calm and polite

I was cleaning the fridge today. A yellow microfiber cloth in hand I set out for the daunting task around 3pm. There were a number of expired bottles of various shapes and sizes. There were some frozen circles of milk glued to the shelves, some masala rings, rotten vegetables and what not. I know you [...]

So long my friend

So long my friend Until we meet again In another time In another world Let me retune my frequencies To the shutting off And switching on Of man made metal To the sways of the wind To the wind chime My loyal one To the creeks of the doors To that single drop of water [...]

The turn

The turn One day we will all make that turn For today We are lucky enough To pass by That day Someone else Will drive us down That road We will not return With them We will join our loved ones Who before us We left there A place sans pain A place sans expectations [...]