Creative writing

The Messenger

She lifted her saree and ran towards the temple. The echoing sound of bells compelled her to take a U-turn to remove her heels as wearing shoes is forbidden. To sprint with high heels was challenging and she stumbled badly to fall flat on her face. Suddenly a dark, soft hand with lightning speed prevented her from falling. As she…

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Blog challenges, My Friend Alexa

Enhance Speech Clarity in kids by Simple Exercises

  Every milestone is important for a child’s overall growth. The milestone can be physical as well as developmental. The common developmental delays that most children face are language delay and clarity in speech. This post will introduce you to simple yet effective exercises that can bring tremendous change in clarity of speech in kids. My previous post was on…

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Kids

Warning Signs of Language Delay

Every child is unique and they take their own time and pace to achieve milestone.At times we do see certain delays but we think they will pick up with time. Paediatricians also believe that early intervention in child’s development can help them in great way to recover and catch up. My twins had achieved all their milestone at right age,…

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Festivals

“Rajo Parbo” – Festival of menstruation, womanhood and fertility in Odisha.

Menstruation in India is still a hush-hush topic. Wonder why? The question that haunts every woman. Why a biological process which is the foundation of creation has to be considered impure? In this fast paced world, menstruating women is still considered to be impure . Last year, we witnessed the fracas that was created for giving permission for the entry…

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Parenting

Unseen Mothers

A dark, lurking figure appeared at the entrance of the bedroom. It was a stormy night and the figure with lightening speed shut all the windows, before they could bang and wake this little bundle of joy in deep slumber, cosily wrapped in his mother’s arms. Well on reading the caption you all might be pondering that this article would…

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