Subha Manoj

While I Was Away

Subha Manoj
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Month: November 2017

Take care of the animal in you

The last two days have been stressful. To our utter horror, we found  three of the four birds  we have, lying dead. They had been pecked at and mangled mercilessly, while no one was at home. The culprit was a Read more…


Story Session @ Atelier: Folktales from around the world.

Folktales have two distinct features. One, it has been shared from one generation to another. Two, it teaches a virtue, a value. Folktales were told for two reasons: One, to teach young children Values in life. Two, for entertainment. Personally, Read more…


The 3 kinds of people you need in your life.

Last week I watched the movie The Lincoln Lawyer. Those of you who are not a Matthew McConaughey fan must watch it, and if you are his fan, then you must watch it! Check out the review here. Coincidentally, I watched Read more…


Story Telling Session – Folktales From Around The World

Folktales are of many kinds: Fables, Fairy-tales, Tall-tales and goes on. They are dreamy and highly imaginative. From your grandmother to hers, these stories have exchanged ears. Come with me, as I share with you folktales from different parts of Read more…


REDEMPTION

I stood on the threshold. Everyone around me seemed to be in a hurry. I wondered why. After all it was me who had to reach elsewhere. I looked at the young girl near the office room. She had a Read more…


Fibs and Fables

One of the questions asked by my young story listeners is, ‘Ma’am/Aunty, is this story real?’ I never give a direct answer. Reason: Every one’s reality is different. Waiting at the traffic signal and watching a woman with a tiny Read more…