May 30, 2020 7:46 pm
It is easy to forget in a crisis, but being kind to each other is what has helped the human species survive over two millennia
May 02, 2020 12:09 pm
The memories of the pandemic will stay in our children's memory banks forever. The question to all the parents is, 'What deposits are we making?'
April 17, 2020 6:07 pm
Keeping the overwhelming tragedy aside, maybe COVID might help us to dream of a brave new world – our very own Zihuatanejo where we can let go of the memory of our stale old world which had literally started rotting and stinking.
April 04, 2020 10:02 am
Imagine: It reminded me of A Letter to the UK from Italy by the writer Francesca Melnadri, “Old resentments and falling-outs will seem irrelevant. You will call people you had sworn never to talk to ever again, so as to ask them: ‘How are you doing?’"
March 20, 2020 6:51 pm
Imagine: The families that I have met have talked about how they are doing things they had forgotten brought them so much joy – goofing around with their children without any agenda, spending time in nature.
March 06, 2020 6:29 pm
Preference for solitude and quiet is a way of being and not an illness. Many times, through repeated messages that we give an introverted child, he might become shy as he starts thinking something is wrong with him and therefore fears social rejection.
February 21, 2020 1:00 pm
Imagine: Violence towards children is culturally sanctioned, especially when it is at the hands of the parents. This usually comes with a convenient justification: “They know what is best for them”
February 06, 2020 12:01 pm
Despite all the fuss made about exams, remember they do not define you or the rest of your life.
January 24, 2020 3:20 pm
The idea of success is hugely problematic when from an early age, we are recruiting our children into believing that there is one right way to live their life.
January 10, 2020 5:43 pm
No man is ever asked how he manages to keep the work-life balance; it is an expectation from women only.