The boy had learnt his lesson in compassion from two mice – one a big field rat in a trap and one a tiny dead mouse.
A pencil extender from my childhood set this post off.
A genuine, spontaneous smile can brighten up the day for the paper boy; the woman who collects garbage every morning; the man who serves you at the tea stall in the bus stop…..Even if they are feeling grumpy and they don’t smile back, it would make them feel good. Go on try it. It is FREE!
I think that when we look at something as the best thing that could have happened even when it is not, we actually try and find something good in it.
Though I had lived in cities with some beautiful rivers, it wasn’t till I set my eyes on the Ganga that I fell in love with a river for the first time in my life.
Ever wondered how The Iron Man of India was as a schoolboy? A birth Anniversary tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel who was born on 31 October 1875.
The ways men and women react to stressful situations can be so varied. Take at look at some.
Most of the children who came to her library knew her only as Library Aunty and the name stuck.
Fusion cooking is fine, but for god’s sake, let us at least master one of them before fusing them into some awful mash.