Ducks in Sunday best: the stories of my Nana

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Photo Source Hanley Swan is a sleepy English village. The ‘main’ road is empty most hours of the day and the only entertainment is provided by being as interested in your neighbour’s lives as the ‘nosy, interfering auntie’ in your local colony. You might think that growing up in such a hamlet would be a… Read more »

Child’s Play

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Photo Source Look, it’s a book. New story, new journey For a new world, I took.   Happily, I drift away From fables to fantasies Feeling both, pity and gay.   My heart wears a new look Every page when I turn. Oh, look, it’s a new book!   How tender is a child’s mind?… Read more »

Demigods in Delhi?

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Photo Source Being the ‘adult’ fourteen-year-old that I am, I now have the privilege of looking back to my early years and referring to it as my childhood.  Looking back at that time causes a wave of envy and jealousy to wash over me, as it is followed by my eyes staring into an abyss… Read more »