Leaving the nest – A reflection

I often make allusions to time being an unharnessed entity that is content with sweeping everything and everyone along with it without their consent. More recently I made an observation that: "you can't keep track of time, but time is surely keeping track of you." So when the time came for me to drop my …

The example

The living room was silent with the exception of disparate breathing and the creaking of the floor. The three of them stood taut, at attention waiting with baited breath. Being in formation was a ritual of sorts for these 3 brothers - standing in chronological order as their father towered over them. The room was brightly …

An excerpt from the chapter – Back of the Class

Teaching has to be one of the most under-appreciated professions. On the other side of the coin you have politicians serving in the U.S Congress collecting 6 figure salaries for doing a negligible amount of work. It would seem that their essential focus is oriented towards raising money, consolidating their power and staying in office. …