E for ELEPHANT EMU EGG

Once upon a time there was a very large animal who had a tail at both ends, one in the front and one at the back. Isn’t that funny ! How do we know which is the front and which is the back when the front is called a trunk ! Shouldn’t it be atContinue reading “E for ELEPHANT EMU EGG”

New Story published in Writer’s Talk about a fish who wants adventure out of the water . But is that even possible ?

A fish wants adventure out of the water ! Is that even possible ?

THE HARE AND THE TORTOISE- WHAT HAPPENED AFTER THE RACE .

This story is about the angst of the tortoise after he won the race because no one paid any attention to him. The media frenzy was for the fair and funny bunny who was glamorous and lived in a mansion. The boring, brown turtle was quite ignored. We are all about looks nowadays, aren’t weContinue reading “THE HARE AND THE TORTOISE- WHAT HAPPENED AFTER THE RACE .”

THE SQUIRREL WHO WANTED TO EAT SWEETS

Once upon a time a squirrel decided that she no longer wanted to eat nuts . She felt it was too much of a chore to gather nuts , hoard them , crack them and then eat them . She also felt that nuts were just nuts , they were not as flavorful as otherContinue reading “THE SQUIRREL WHO WANTED TO EAT SWEETS”

सेब का बाग़ और बरगद का पेड़( The apple orchard and the Banyan tree )HINDI AVATAR OFA FOR APPLE ACORN AARDVARK

एक सेब का बाग़ था । उस में एक सेब का पेड़ हमेशा अपने लाल लाल सेबों से लदा रहता था । उस पर ढेर सारे सेब फलते थे । उस पर इतने ढेर सारे सेब फलते थे कि उसकी टहनियाँ उनके भार से झुक कर ज़मीन पर आ जातीं । बाग़ के सभी प्राणीContinue reading “सेब का बाग़ और बरगद का पेड़( The apple orchard and the Banyan tree )HINDI AVATAR OFA FOR APPLE ACORN AARDVARK”

LEARNING TO SPEAK, READ, AND WRITE HINDI . आ से आम , आग

आ     एक आम का बाग़ था। उस में बहुत सारे आम के पेड़ लगे थे । अब आम के पेड़ ही होंगे चीकू के तो नहीं होंगे।पर उस आम के बाग में गलती से एक चीकू का पेड़ भी लग गया था । वह दिन भर अकेला कोने में खड़ा रहता था, उसकाContinue reading “LEARNING TO SPEAK, READ, AND WRITE HINDI . आ से आम , आग”

Learning to speak, read and write Hindi अ से अनार अजगर

अ अनार अजगर This the first in a series of 49 books which has a story for each alphabet of the Hindi language . There is a workbook at the end of it . If you read and write these you will have a rudimentary knowledge of Hindi by the end of it ! AfterContinue reading “Learning to speak, read and write Hindi अ से अनार अजगर”