Author Archives: abhaiyengar

Short Story: Big Daddy’s Chair

By Abha Iyengar Big Daddy always sat on the big reclining chair with its long arms opened, his legs splayed across the arms, wide. He was a short man, but big and sturdy, and somehow his thick, muscular, hairy legs across…

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | Leave a comment

Workshops

A Workshop with Abha Iyengar: Creative Writing with emphasis on the Short Story Synopsis: In this hour-long workshop, fiction writer and poet Abha Iyengar will teach you about the basics of short s… Source: Workshops

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | Leave a comment

Book Review: The Gourd Seller, Author – Abha Iyengar, Publisher – Kitaab

Source: Book Review: The Gourd Seller, Author – Abha Iyengar, Publisher – Kitaab

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | Leave a comment

# Trust 30…Day 31…Image…The Image is All

Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood. … Continue reading

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | 4 Comments

#Trust 30…Day 30…10 Year Text by Tia Singh…Waking up in Time

Speak what you think now in hard words, and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today. – Ralph Waldo Emerson Imagine your future self, ie, you 10 years from now. If … Continue reading

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | 6 Comments

#Trust 30…Day 29…Overcoming Uncertainty…Not Able to Trust the Process

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. – Ralph Waldo Emerson Write down a major life goal you have yet to achieve or even begin to take action on. For each … Continue reading

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | 4 Comments

# Trust 30…Day 28…Alive-est with nature

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. If we follow the truth, it will bring us out safe at last. – Ralph Waldo Emerson   When did you feel most alive recently? Where were you? What did … Continue reading

Posted in The Emerson 30 day Trust Challenge | Leave a comment