Camel’s nose

Some of us might recall the tales we heard or stories we read as kids.  In India, these generally originated from grandmothers, neighborhood aunts, Aesop’s Fables, Jatak Khatha or later, Amar Chitra Katha stories.  A common theme that featured in all these originations was the Moral of The Story.  I can still visualize our Hindi …

One Solstice

“Age is just a number,” it has been said “It’s a stage of the mind”.  I have long subscribed to this view and even now convince myself each night before going to bed that this is so.  However, when I start to go down the stairs for my first cup of tea each morning, protesting …