Across civilizations and throughout history, even before the written word, in the deep recesses of our collective imaginations, we have always needed our tales of holy creatures and ferocious monsters, demonic beasts, sirens and witches, kings and gods. Have there been any recurring stages and similarities in these mythologies across cultures, about our fears and our longings and about this universal pull towards good or evil ?
PUBLISHED : E-ZINE, MWG, Summer 2018
Oscar Wilde had said, ‘Praise makes me humble, but when I am abused, I know that I have touched the stars’. Is that really true? Do hurtful words truly have the power of propelling us to a better circumstance?
Have you ever been frightened of your thoughts? Has the hypocrisy of life, people, situations been the very catalyst for enjoying them so? Do you have sarcastic, sardonic, and wry aspects hidden inside you that tend to emerge just at the apt moment?
I am a medical doctor with a good family practice in Toronto, Canada, a proud father, and a husband. Both my younger brothers are the same. Today, before it’s too late, I would like to commemorate our 87 years young mother, not only because she has shaped us to be our very best, but also because of her pioneering work for South Asians in Toronto.