Sculptor's Story

Constructing a memorial is no mean task. Each stone speaks the story of ideals, values, sacrifices, suffering and pride. The stories of those the warriors left behind are heart-breaking. They hadn’t asked for this, but are carrying forwatd the tradition with pride. I put aside the hammer and chisel, and think… the stone I’ve used …

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Mysterious

“It is the sixth year in a row that I’ve come here to celebrate a quiet Christmas.” “What is so special about this place?” asked Rocky who had to travel a long way with the supplies. “How often do you come here?” Ronald changed the topic. “Whenever we receive an order for supplies…” “Have you …

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Crashed

“Succession planning is imperative for any organization. These are the new recruits who will be groomed for top management roles.” There is hope sparkling in some eyes, and many others are downcast, with perspiring brows. It had happened several times in this board room. Careers soared and crashed – at the pleasure of the Almighty …

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Striking gold

“We’ve struck gold,” exclaimed Tony. “I expected you to clean up the room by now. It was a long queue at the supermarket.” Anna looked exhausted. “Anna, this used to be an artist’s home who walked out on his wife. And she had no regard for his artwork.” “Why are we researching their life, instead …

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Whose goals?

It is the CXOs last session with his coach. “Let me share something with you… I’m quitting the job.” “What? You are a critical resource for the company. We’ve worked hard so that you deliver your best.” “Heartfelt thanks for all that you made me see and think. I owe myself something, and my job …

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Suspect

“Get this picture analysed again.” “What is it you suspect now?” “The arrow sign is not a part of the picture. It has been superimposed.” “These signs are there on roundabouts.” “Do you see a mountain in the background? The story given by the survivor is about driving towards a river. The buildings look similar …

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