Shadows

A warm reassuring presence those initial years Sometimes the parents’, sometimes the new spouse’s, or the new best friend Dispelling doubts, bolstering spirits A cause of annoyance and irritation As the shadows lurk around as you talk endlessly on the phone Hide love letters and secretly make eye contact A faithful presence that guides and… Continue reading Shadows

Jagaava

In Hindu Mythology, Sagar Manthan refers to the churning of the ocean, an epic battle between devas (gods) and Asuras (demons), a myth from the Hindu epic the Bhagavata-Purana. At the beginning of this episode, the devas and asuras are lined up on opposite sides, trying to use Mount Mandara to churn the ocean in… Continue reading Jagaava