When I was the villain in someone’s life story!

[From Dear Diary. Year 2010]  Statutory Warning: All characters in this story are real. Any resemblance to any person, living or dead, is absolutely deliberate.  A fine cold evening of December 2010. I was a faculty (Verbal Ability) at Cerebral Heights - a coaching institute for CAT (Common Admission Test).  This was their old campus. … Continue reading When I was the villain in someone’s life story!

7 vital lessons Dad taught me without really teaching

Imagine a five-year-old boy with polio in left leg swimming against the current in a river. Yeap, that was my Dad. Those days, most kids were not vaccinated. So Dad learnt independence pretty early in life, never expecting sympathy for his deformity. He grew up to be a man who never preached without practising. At … Continue reading 7 vital lessons Dad taught me without really teaching