Category Archives: COVID19 Lockdown notes

Walks in Don river area

When you want something, All the universe conspires In helping you to achieve it.                         The Old man to the Boy                         The Alchemist-Paul Coelho, Page 42 Sifting through the reading journals over the years, we went through the places … Continue reading

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LITTLE WOMEN-around our 25th Marriage anniversary

“I could not write a girl’s story knowing little about any but my own sisters and always preferring boys”,  as quoted in Anne Boyd Rioux’s Meg Jo Beth Amy, a condensed biographical account of Alcott’s life and writing. Anniversaries are a … Continue reading

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Who loved you into Being-Mother’s day-2020

It takes one person, to inspire a world of kindness * * * My mother was my first teacher. She would read the different lessons, prepare notes and then explain to them. In a way- she taught all subjects to … Continue reading

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Gratitude Texts

In these times of COVID19 lockdown, my friend helped me with a great idea- write a Gratitude text. This made me reflect on some Brotherhoods, Sisterhoods, Museum Societies , Five Am clubs, Libraries and walks for which I am grateful for. Continue reading

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Sisterhoods

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Letters and Journals-1970s to now

In Stud Terkel’s – Coming of Age – he writes about the experiences of persons in their seventies and beyond and the lessons of life we can draw from them. “Life certainly does not begin at seventy…..” AS I SAW … Continue reading

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Zoos we walked in -Covid19 lockdown notes

Lock down notes-Reconnecting with institutions we have been associated with. In our home library, we have books, journals (personal diaries and  subject specific journals) and albums of photographs (some of which have been converted into videos). As we have more … Continue reading

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