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?
The process of transitioning from a quiet writer to a branded author can be downright scary. In the next few posts, I share with you my journey to make sense of it all while inviting comments to throw light on some of our shared experiences....
My stories are real and imagined, written and oral and have come from family, history, life, and travel.
There is an ancient proverb, ‘Place yourself, not in comparison with others, but in comparison with yourself, and see how far you have travelled