No Regrets

May 1997 Kasturba Medical College Prof.Dr.S.N.Rao looked at the x-ray, he sighed deeply “70% tissue infiltration. Grade 2” was his diagnosis. The four faces before him resigned. There was no moaning or why me happening here. It was acceptance of a situation. Dr.Rao had just diagnosed cerebral tumor in my 74yr. Old grandmother. “actually we …

Bouncing back

BACK FROM A BREAK My cousin calls me Lady Bounce back.  My professional life spanning from 1988 to 2019 I have had 4 breaks. And bouncing back each time meant different things. 1988 was when I qualified. Those days I did what most of my peers did, joined the nearest dental college as staff. Then …

With Grace.

Women's Web and Naturals salon invite blogpost on natural beauties.. In the tradition of the mango meadows I wanted my article to be concise and comprehensive; in case we have to go by a word count I would replace the concise and comprehensive with a single word compendious. Not bad it does sound quite Tharoorish... …

Co-creating 2018

It was fashionable for members of Mango Meadows to make New Year resolutions, it used to be quite standard in the younger days. Loose excess pounds in weight and not currency. Wash the inner wear and sun-dry it. Find a sensible boyfriend who is romantic towards you and not a alcoholic, workaholic, teacher’s pet, megalomaniac, …