Teach your daughter this:

You are empowered If your bank account is surplus and sufficient, Your house help isRegular and efficient, If you are well-trained, On raising your profit quotient, And no one dares to Stop or question, Your spending decision. You are empowered If you walk to work Without being taunted Or made to feel guilty To notContinue reading “Teach your daughter this:”

Re-try, re-fly

In this steep flight, You tried, you fell.At you, the world Will love to yell’Fail fail fail’.To your SelfYou will tell:I will perch a while,Then re-fly, And aspire A higher sky.Life is a vast ocean,I remain resoluteI am far above All this negativity And fearful commotion.I have succeeded In a million things, Done everytime betterInContinue reading “Re-try, re-fly”

Not so instant!

This O levels exam Isn’t as instantAs a soup sachetOf Maggi we heat & blend,Not as instant,As we click an icon In a mili-secondOn WhatsApp to ‘send’.Yes,study long hoursFor coming weeks,Read and revise,recall and repeat,And I am impressedAs you prepare daily,With focus indeed.Do practice and write,Sometimes use a mind-map, Other times, You may memoriseThese lastContinue reading “Not so instant!”