Being Human

Reach out, to the man in need,Reach out, in every deed.Reach out, to help and share,Reach out, to show you care.Reach out to wish well,Reach out to bridge and gel.Humanity to me, is, to reach out,And be there, without doubt. ~A Shruti If someone was to ask who you are and what do you do?…

A message for my children.

I truly agree with Oprah Winfrey’s claim that, “Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.” When I first became a teacher, I was more of a friend than mother to my students. But as I evolved, matured and aged, I started treating my students as my children. This was also because of…

Learning to be Invictus

“Giving up is not on your list, Sona!” reads a comment on my blog. The comment comes from an equally strong woman who luckily happens to be my cousin. And this lesson was taught to me by another cousin when I was in my late teens or had just hit the twenties.I do not want…

The Poem That Got Me My Job.

“Miracles are not about prophets walking on water, miracles are not calling for pestilence or bringing the dead alive. Miracle is meeting people who believe in you, if you believe in yourself.” Boman Irani at Josh Talks, SRCC Delhi. I had seen this video of Boman Irani on YouTube a few years ago. It is…