Most teenagers loathe high school, but I was more pro-active in expressing my disdain. One day, I simply walked out the door.
Well, it was more complicated than that. 775 more words
“I was born in Saswad City near Pune in India. My parents were secondary school teachers, but they are both retired now. My father was a headmaster and taught English, Sanskrit and History, and my mother taught Hindi. 842 more words
It can be risky taking a bus in uncharted territory, especially if you have no sense of direction. Once I took the wrong bus home and ended up, perplexed, at Heathrow Terminal 5, and one night in France, thanks to the lack of designated stops and pitch darkness, I earned a Lift of Shame back from the depot. 708 more words