The stars shine In yonder skies The lights strung For miles Oh the din Of the music Strumming tunes An unsynched orchestra Bodies moving In all ways Swaying with the breeze There is no route There is no rhythm Your heart leading the way Are people talking? Yes, not to you Are people walking? Yes, [...]

New waters

Not very often life presents you with a completely new set of choices. It retains the long and important relationships but everything else gets a reboot. The place you live in changes overnight. The building you call home changes to new walls, paint and furniture. Suddenly there are a whole set of people you meet [...]

Riding the waves

The waves come lashing One by one There is a small one Then there is a big one As I look out There are so many Everyone is looking out Everyone is watching At their small waves At their big ones Unknown is every course The strength to ride it Comes from heavens above Can [...]

Day 7: Life lessons – dependency and happiness

After a short break to take care of some life changes, I am back with life lessons. Today's lesson is driven by my little one. He has been sad due to some changes at home. He seems sad every time I talk to him. This took me back to a time when I was sad [...]

Day 6 : Life lessons – what our parents expect

It was around 9pm and I was pondering about what life lessons I should write about today. There were no obvious triggers during the day. As I was doing the dishes I thought about a particular family where parents and children are going through a strain in their relationship, primarily because the parents didn't meet [...]

Day 5 : Life lessons – God provides

Like the past few weeks, today evening again I got an invite from a good friend of mine to attend bible study at her house. She was kind enough to call me again today, in spite of the fact that I declined a few of her earlier invitations, because I had something else to do. [...]