Life is a patchwork of friends

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Author: Lakshmi Anila n this big busy world people often tend to be lost in technology. With smart phones, ipads, apps, video games, individuals tend to isolate themselves from relationships. In the process of virtual socialization we do forget how is it to sit with people we love and care […]

The Traveling Grannies

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Author: Shilpa Deshpande The worst fear we possess is the fear of ageing. The very thought of becoming old clouds our mind with thoughts of helplessness, dejection and ailments. Many people turn sour as they start ageing or as they start realizing that the youthfulness is gradually fading. They develop […]

The good old road-tripping days!

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Author: Aiswarya Shreeganga   y google account is flooded with memories from 4 or 5 years back!  That made me think about my old photographs of time we went on road trips, summer vacation, train journeys, picnics , long drives and so on… Those memories have now become the pages […]

Being a New Age Digital School Teacher

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Author: Darshana Kalyanpur A few years back, if someone would have said that we could teach students sitting in our houses, we would not have believed it. But in 2020, this is the reality. Remote virtual teaching is the New Normal as we can put it. When remote teaching began […]

Mehek

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Author: Padmashree Rao Some experiences are etched in your heart and mind forever. Such is this experience that I share with you all today. This was something that I encountered a few years ago during my short stint in a call centre job. During our training days, a lady scared […]

My Adoption Story

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Author: CariDavis In many facets of life, we seek the path that provides the surest outcome.  We often buy the 10 year warranty, we want to test drive a vehicle before we buy, and our interest is piqued by the 30 day money back guarantee.  If only we could foresee […]

My Battle With Autoimmune Disease, Lupus

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Auhor: Does not want to reveal her identity When pain comes, avoid locking yourself away – for a while, give yourself permission to sink into it, feel it, deal with it, learn what you need to learn and when you’re ready move on – it will be ok. So today […]

I Married A Gay Man

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Author: Doesn’t want to disclose her identity Just 4 months short to my 6th wedding anniversary I came to know why my husband really married me. It was like enlightenment. At the same time, I could feel the ground beneath my feet collapse. It was a strange feeling. For years […]

Fresh Like A Flower

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Author: Meera Kumar Fresh like a flower.  Fresh like the dew drops on a leaf. Fresh like the colours of nature. The way you feel when as a child you just ran and ran; feeling the wind in the air. No inhibitions, no stress, no worries. Life was fun, frolic […]

Seek Closure And Move On…

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Author: Madhura K I have no doubt in my mind Prutha that you’ll achieve what you desire from life. I am truly proud of you’! It was nothing great, she had merely won a quiz competition in the school, but Rohit ensured that he would never miss an opportunity to […]