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A Day In The Mall- Part 3


Shalini moved to call out to the family to join her but stopped short. They had just bought a pastry to silence the girl who was whining with tears in her eyes. 1,082 more words

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A Day In The Mall - Part 2

“These folk look so different from most others here today,” thought Shalini as the family walked in, almost hesitatingly, into the mall. The man wore flip-flops popularly called “Hawaii” slippers. 1,187 more words

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A Day In The Mall — Part 1

Shalini gasped as she entered the mall, by far the biggest in this part of the country.

This happened whenever she came here though she had lived all her life in Bangalore. 996 more words

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Quiet time and gunshots

Just a quick note.

Last Wednesday at 5:27 AM gunshots interrupted my morning quiet time of reading, meditation and prayer.

I heard 8 gunshots in rapid succession.   72 more words


A painting a day #10 "Japanese Anemone"

it been such a joy to paint at least a painting a day, the other day when it was raining all day I stayed home and managed to finishes three painting. 16 more words


A painting a day 5 "Ruffled beauty"

Today’s painting is another orchid: a cattleya orchid, I like the ruffled edge on the petals and the bright pink and yellow in the center. 25 more words