Inner World, Lifestyle

Setting with a Glow

Coming back home at the age of mid fifties is somewhat like a peace retreat if you have lived in foreign lands for the major portion of your life!However, for Erica this sugary feeling eventually turned into disappointment, when she faced the ground reality of being a misfit in her own society at this age.… Continue reading Setting with a Glow

Family, Lifestyle

Strong Willed

She has grace in her personality, warmth in her presence and a never vanishing smile on her face. She is always appreciated and admired by her charismatic disposition. Her family counts on her. She's a valiant because patience is her strongest weapon. She's a leader because she knows how to follow. She's an actress in… Continue reading Strong Willed


Conscious Decision

Within the six months of her second marriage, she's again experiencing the same relationship incompatibility! Her first one was a love marriage, and the second an arrangement to come out of the previous error. 'Parents were right', she admitted to herself, 'I cant make correct decisions' Failing marriages... She felt vulnerable! With clueless mind, she… Continue reading Conscious Decision


Within you is the power

I am a story lover, stories mesmerise me, take me to their own world and I become a part of them. Stories have the power of making us understand a complicated thing  through a very interesting and simple way. In my workshop, 'Teaching Problem Solving Through Stories' I had asked my students to write down their… Continue reading Within you is the power


Learning, unlearning & fun learning

"The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” Alvin Toffler - 3 Feb 2014 We all know that today's fast-paced lifestyle demands us to keep flowing into the modern current because if we are not flexible enough in our approaches… Continue reading Learning, unlearning & fun learning


Do Kids Experience Stress?

A general view of people regarding childhood is that it's the most carefree time of a person's life, but the fact is that kids of all ages also undergo stress due to different reasons. Stress in kids may be the result of positive or negative changes in their lives.  Positive: such as starting new activities, moving to… Continue reading Do Kids Experience Stress?


Inner Imposter #AtoZChallenge

Coffee Time Tales- Fiction 55/drabble April A-Z challenge Everyone thinks it's a great leap of her career and luck, but she is surrounded with doubts! Based on her past performance she has got the position of a 'zonal manager', and has to join her new office abroad. So what's restraining her delight? Imposter syndrome in her… Continue reading Inner Imposter #AtoZChallenge


Halloween Friends

While cleaning Gavin's room, she looked at his torch-light with astonishment. Since the day he  bought that torch from ‘Halloween-fun-fair’, half of her concerns related to her son's problematic-behaviour have disappeared. He’s become an organised and disciplined child now, after he finishes his tasks he desperately runs to play with his new toy. He even… Continue reading Halloween Friends


Gorgeous Grey #AtoZChallenge

Coffee Time Tales- Fiction 55/drabble April A-Z challenge Due to a scalp allergy Sara was strictly advised to stop using chemicals on her hair. She looked at her husband's face and then at her dermatologist's and walked away. She panicked even more because a month later was their 25th anniversary party. Sara and Jay entered… Continue reading Gorgeous Grey #AtoZChallenge