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Writing 101,Day 14- Recreat a single day

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Thirty years ago a Monday night changed my perspective about life completely.

I was with my two children, daughter 9 years old and son 7 years. My husband was out of station.

On Friday I had met with a friend who promised to visit my house on Monday.

On Saturday I got the news that she was burned to death while preparing dinner for her family.

It was third case of death by burning in my life. My school friend then my sister-in-law and now this.

On Monday morning I woke up with a start. She was supposed to come today. Whole day I was thinking of her. I did all chores as if in a daze.

I was unable to sleep at night. Frankly, I was a bit scared. What if her soul comes?

I have always been scared of ghosts and spirits.

Children were fast asleep. Oblivious of my condition.I was perspiring profusely. I was thirsty but not able to get up and drink water.

I think when we reach the breaking point our conscious takes over and start reasoning.

I thought why I’m afraid of her. She was my friend. I loved her. She will do no harm to me.

I gathered courage, got up and went to balcony. Sat there in a chair fully, prepared to welcome her soul.

Slowly I was becoming calm. I dozed off. Night passed quietly. Nothing happened.

The morning came with a new perspective. I was relieved of my fear of darkness and ghosts.

 Do ghost, witches,  demons, angels and

Spirits really exist

Or, are they figment of imagination

Your faith is their strength

The reason for their existence

If you believe

They are everywhere

If you don’t

They are nowhere


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You smile to the mirror

mirror smiles back

You show the candle to the mirror,

it reflects light


our face reflects

Whatever you keep inside

Kindness, positivity and cheerfulness

Or, egoism, arrogance and negativity

Whatever you show

comes back to us

Let your face show purity of soul

~ Indira

Haiku- Happiness

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An unhappy soul

Can not make others happy

please yourself first



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“When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in Black and white, you photograph their souls!”
Ted Grant

Between black and white lie many  shades of gray. They have their own beauty.

” The eyes are the mirror of the soul ” – ” Yiddish Proverb”

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Pencil sketches by Indira

Pencil sketches by Indira

Haiku- Gossip

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Positive gossip

Friendly communication

Good for mind and soul

Haiku- Resilient Souls

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Through  the battles of life

Emerges gloriously

Resilient souls

My son-in-law, daughter and grand-daughter- winners

Haiku- Captive

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Captive in the cage

Soul prays to be liberated

From all agonies









sci-fi writings of an interstellar bovid

Chauhan Shayari

---- /m/ ankaahe alfaaz dil ke /m/ ----

Suvarna Ventures

Be Inspired through Visual Stories & Thought Leadership

Sunshine Bliss

Giving words to dreams!

Maddy at Home

Your Home From Home Online


The value of those societies in which the capitalist mode of production prevails, present itself as "an immense accumulation of commodities", its unit being a single commodity --- Karl Marx


Words & Pictures

Smiling Away Allergies

Faith: Bringing Food Allergies to a Whole Other Level

The Learning Curve

One Step at a Time


'Life is a spectrum of colors; shifting shades at every stage'

The Step Back

Accepted wisdom is an oxymoron. Challenge your assumptions.

Cathy Lynn Brooks

Let me tell you Justine's story

JoHanna Massey

"I tramp a perpetual journey." Walt Whitman

Simply ASTA

Unleashing my Inner Story-teller

I care, U care

count your blessings, not your woes


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