Why I Love Being What I Am : A Teacher
'So, you are a lecturer?,' asked one of the many aunties at a wedding, looking at me with some surprise and more disdain. 'But you did engineering right? Both my sons are in the US, high flying corporate jobs.' she boasted,
Work? What is work? What I do is not that, for sure. I do what I cannot not do, rather. For example, can you not smile when you hear a good joke? Yes, like that. Just like that.
On holidays, that is, I have it particularly easy. I just need to
Becoming a writer was never the plan. It never is. When I was young(er), words seem to flow from my heart and splash all over the pages of my notebook. I remember writing poems on the back of receipts and toss them without thinking how much they would matter later
'Love what you do, even if you're not doing what you love.'
Do you love your work?
Sadly, there aren't many among us who love what they do. Or even realise what they really want to do. But the key is to love what you're doing at present. It will make your