Journey onwards

These past few days all talk around me has centred around “life after retirement,” the “next phase of your life” and the “journey ahead.”  Every single one of these interactions has been special and the sentiments expressed, heart-warming. Moving forward to break away from a lifestyle of over four decades, it is only natural for nostalgia …

Summertime

Living in Canada, we are fortunate to enjoy our four distinct seasons.  But irrespective of personal preferences most people exclaim, “Oh, I love the Fall/Spring/Winter but can’t wait for summer, the hotter the better!” Indian summers are different.  As children, we were prohibited from playing outdoors until the sun went down and the “loo” (hot …