Irreverently yours …

Our neighbourhood is starting to come under the spell of the fall. Smaller maple trees in the park are already displaying a riot of colours - lemon yellow, russet, orange, not quite a full-blown-red and lilac.... my older granddaughter is convinced that I do not know my colours and I agree. Nature's palette is beyond …

Expectations

A few of my friends and I met for lunch recently.  Some are now retired and enjoy what they smilingly refer to as a “stress-free life.”  Retirement must work for people!  Most retired folks appear to reverse their aging process, looking younger and more fit!  These informed sources also advise us that they feel liberated, …

Dosti … friendship

A friend recently drew my attention to an excellent book – “Travels with Epicurus” by Daniel Klein and quoted from it, that “Of all the things that wisdom provides to help one live one’s entire life in happiness, the greatest by far is the possession of friendship.”  We may take possession of friendship but never …