I’ll Be There For You (The Childhood Series #3)

The clock strikes 9 a.m. I make my way into the classroom and head straight to my desk. As I settle down, my eyes dart in the same direction each day. To find my best friend. There she is! She sees me, does her customary wave. We stand near the same spot and exchange words.… Continue reading I’ll Be There For You (The Childhood Series #3)

Where Learning Meets Fun (The Childhood Series #2)

It is the fifth of the month. As I get back from school, I eagerly open the post box to check if we’ve got mail. Sure enough, I see the familiar package with the translucent plastic cover. Slipping off the covering, my eyes light up, on seeing what’s inside. Tinkle. 😁 The glossy cover page… Continue reading Where Learning Meets Fun (The Childhood Series #2)

Nostalgia (The Childhood Series #1)

The clock strikes 4:15 pm, the resounding bell is like music to my ears. We all stand up and in a sing-song voice, shout at the top of our voices: "Thank youuuuuu... teeeacherrrr." Picking up our satchels, we head towards the door in a hurried rush. As I make my way out of the building,… Continue reading Nostalgia (The Childhood Series #1)