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The Child is Father of the Man: #WordlessWednesday

My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the sky: So was it when my life began; So is it now I am a man; So be it when I shall grow old, Or let me die! The Child is father of the Man; And I could wish my days to be Bound… Read More The Child is Father of the Man: #WordlessWednesday

Musings

Celebrating Ma; My Shakti, My Warrior Queen: #MondayMusings

Celebrating Ma;  My Shakti, My Warrior Queen as you would have guessed is a sequel to this blog post from last week. It was written when my family and I were going through a truly testing time, amidst which; by God’s grace, we were holding our ground and staying optimistic. It wasn’t easy to stay that way,… Read More Celebrating Ma; My Shakti, My Warrior Queen: #MondayMusings

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Ma: My Shakti, My Warrior Queen

This nebulous February afternoon, I realise my post “When the Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going”   was written with a divine purpose. Everything in life is synchronous. I do not believe in coincidences. That post probably spilled out of my being, so that it could be a reminder that was the only way to… Read More Ma: My Shakti, My Warrior Queen

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My Greatest Resource & My Support System: #WriteBravely #WriteTribe

  My greatest resource and support system are my three, ever smiling home-helps, Shimpa (we call her Shilpa), Moushumi and Basanti. They are my lifelines, in the true sense of the word. They are the reason my home runs smoothly, efficiently and everything runs on clock work basis. This post is my little humble tribute to these… Read More My Greatest Resource & My Support System: #WriteBravely #WriteTribe

#ThankfulThursdays

5 Tips By My Ma, I’m Thankful For: #Thankful Thursdays #Week 25

My mother and I share a bond which is about 45 years long (including my time in her womb). Well, I gave away my age, but listen up folks, “Age is just a number.” *Cheesy Grin* knowing that one’s such a cliché. Well back to this little Ode for my Mommy Dearest. Ma and I… Read More 5 Tips By My Ma, I’m Thankful For: #Thankful Thursdays #Week 25

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{E} is for Entranced by my Enigmatic Roots: #AtoZ Challenge

E is for Entranced by My Enigmatic Roots November 2015, Katwa, District: Burdwan, West Bengal, India The river Ganga lay lazily sprawled by the banks of the little township, Katwa that bustled with wonder and activity. The drums reverberated with booming splendor, at every by nook and corner. The drums had made a grand comeback… Read More {E} is for Entranced by my Enigmatic Roots: #AtoZ Challenge

#MondayMommyMoments, Musings

#MondayMommyMoments: 5 Lessons I Learnt as a Mother

Motherhood is an experience that is difficult to describe but has to be felt to be understood completely. Only a mother knows what it is to bring up a child, and to go through the motions of carrying her baby in her womb for 9 months, to give birth, to experience postpartum blues, to be… Read More #MondayMommyMoments: 5 Lessons I Learnt as a Mother

#WednesdayWisdom, #WordlessWednesday

The Artist’s Way: #WordlessWednesday #WednesdayWisdom

“Earth” without “Art” is just “eh”. – Demetri Martin

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Nature is Home: #WordlessWednesday #WednesdayWisdom

“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.” – Gary Snyder

#MondayBlogs, #MondayMusings, Musings

48 Things I’m Grateful For: #MondayBlogs

“The more grateful I am, the more beauty I see.” – Mary Davis