The quote provided for today’s Carpe Diem Challenge is from Paulo Coelho’s novel “The Witch Of Portobello”. The quote for today points to the skill of calligraphy. In ancient Japan calligraphy was a high art and all the classical haiku poets used it. The leading character of “The Witch …” learns this art in the…Read More
Do you know what you truly want?
Does it keep you awake every night?
Does it make you look forward to wake up every morning?
via Daily Prompt: Hesitate Want to ask a question, Look around… And hesitate – What if …? Want to dance, want to sing, Look around… And hesitate – What if …? Want to join in, Look around… And hesitate – What if…? Want to try something new, Look around… And hesitate- What…Read More
via Daily Prompt: Filter Transparent or Secretive, Honesty or White Lies, Bluntness or Diplomacy, What’s the difference? Charming or Crude, Amicable or Displeasing, Popular or Misfit, What’s the difference? ‘Tis the FILTER, What goes through and what stays back, What makes it’s way out for discussion, What stays within for self-consumption, Upbringing or Education, Aptitude or…Read More
Two years ago, we had an Iftar party (a get-together held during the Holy month of Ramadan to break fast) given by the office. The moment I heard of it, I had butterflies in my stomach. I hated these social events…they were simply taxing. But I had to go because I was one of the few who had…Read More