#SoCS 2021 Daily Prompt – Jan. 16th

Your prompt for #JusJoJan and Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “first thing.” Start your post with the words, “first thing” and go from there. Bonus points if you end your post with the last thing. Have fun! ‘First things first’ I tell myself as I go about my morning routine. I like to finish them… Continue reading #SoCS 2021 Daily Prompt – Jan. 16th

For the love of books; my mother’s story of reading

The following are my mother’s reminiscences about how she developed her love for books. She wrote in Kannada and my son and I translated it. When I was six or seven years old and I could read the Kannada script, my father gifted me around twelve slim books. My father, who had been a school… Continue reading For the love of books; my mother’s story of reading

Shared Moments

We started our Book Club in 2009 and we meet once a month. We have great fun discussing the books we have read and also connecting so many other things happening in the world to what we had read. This month, we met on the 14th. We celebrate Nov 14th as Children’s day, it being… Continue reading Shared Moments