Today’s WP Daily Prompt :
From crib to grave
From knight to knave
From rags to riches
From riches to rags
From classrooms to boardrooms
From breeches to bridegrooms
From taught to teaching
From r eading to writing
From still to beating
From bye to greeting
From loving to fighting
From living to dying
From nothing to everything
From everything to nothing
From beaten to beating
From loving to hating
From craving to waiting
Time is fleeting
Time is fleeting….
As I stand before you today ,
I think of what I should say…
The salad days when my life had just begun?
The giggles? The tears? The laughter? The fun?
In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Under the Snow.”
You were caught in an avalanche. To be rescued, you need to make it through the night. What thought(s) would give you the strength to go through such a scary, dangerous situation?
As on my cold and freezing bed I lie
My life flashes before my inward eye
I see me in a cozy house waving bye
To my mom as off to my school I fly
My sisters, my first best friends, and I
Weaving together, a colored tapestry.
Finite Creatures: At what age did you realize you were not immortal? How did you react to that discovery?
I think I always knew that we are all mortal. I am not afraid of death per se. I know that life as we know and live it will cease one day. As a doctor I also know the wear and tear that we inflict on our bodies and minds as well.
Having said that, I am afraid to just exist and stop living. To me, mortality is to stop living, stop feeling, losing intensity, losing the passion for living…. Continue reading
This is a picture very dear to me. Its my daughter on horseback taking part in a tournament where she was the youngest participant and the only girl. A proud moment in her young life. And mine.
The play of light capturing her against the sky is something that captured all the hearts of the entire family. A favorite pic…….
Apoorva makes her horse jump during a four bar jumping event
A moment in Goa during an early morning walk _ Sunrise on the west Coast of India.
Sunrise N Apoorva
And one at Sunrise on the East coast of India… the sleep is still peeping out of my eyes..
And it sets again on the West Coast
Sunbeams through a Cloud in a Goan Sunset
Published in response to:
Rushing against time
Always looking for the elusive minute,
Today I’ve been granted all of sixty of it!
Quick quick – What do I do! What do I do?
Elatedly rushing come thoughts , so so and so!