Letter from Home-29 (Slice of Life)

22-10-18 Dear Doddamma, On the 19th was Aravinda’s birthday. We seek your blessings on the occasion. I made gulab jamuns. The same morning, my father-in-law and Keshava (brother-in-law) came from Maikuri (where my father-in-law lives in the village) with Kuvara. They came is a taxi. On the 16th morning Keshava phoned to say mava was… Continue reading Letter from Home-29 (Slice of Life)

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #223 Rise&Fall

Life impermanent Here today gone tomorrow. Of those in power, The rise and fall of empires. What goes up has to come down. Rulers of the Vijayanagara empire ruled in many parts of South India in the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries. https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vijayanagara_Empire&ved=2ahUKEwip_Yrhp5XeAhUJcCsKHSL6AwAQFjAVegQIBhAB&usg=AOvVaw3i1VHglCht5uOqvsu_-hAH&cshid=1540048826826 RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #223 Rise&Fall

Trust Dissolving

I first met him when he was about eight years old. He has a twin sister. He has autism and cannot speak. He has no behaviour problems, but his parents found it difficult to look after him. They lived is a far away country and chose to leave him to grow up in an institution… Continue reading Trust Dissolving