Monthly Archives: May 2012

“Small Things That Matter Much”

Greek mythology gives us the word ‘ protean’ to describe versatility after Proteus, the constantly changing sea god.  ‘ Protean Professional’ was the perception that suggested itself for the multi-tasking medical student whose book “ Small Things That Matter Much” … Continue reading

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Thoughts At Lit- Sems

{I enjoyed the mental stimulation of being a Chief Guest at two national seminars : one on Indian Women Writers and another on  Female Portrayals in Indian Fiction. A sum-up of my general thoughts( excluding detailed individual author critiques) on … Continue reading

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Mothers’ Day Mosaic

So many designated days of the calendar have an apparently frivolous function. Mothers’  Day may appear to be one such- so the onus is to endow it with personal meaning, and imbue it with a relevant combination of nostalgic tribute … Continue reading

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Mothers’ Day Gathering

A gathering on Mothers’ Day at an animal welfare shelter might have been unusual, with little apparent connection to a calendar occasion that principally celebrates human mothers.  The event was to cut a ribbon for a facility for pregnant homeless animals … Continue reading

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