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6 Questions & One Answer with 40-year-old Indian Woman Author of Innocent Thoughts: Her Latest Book Series

A candid interview of my JustUtter's recently released  book series "Innocent Thoughts"  to let readers know more about, not only why you should read the book on a daily basis, but also how you should make a commitment to your inner self to empower it in the longer run by giving time to nurture to these innocent thoughts. Available In India!! 1. What is "Innocent Thoughts" about ? Innocent Thoughts, book series is about those emotions that are troubling one self, those emotions that cannot be shared with anyone and everyone, those emotions that question you, the essence of life and our purpose in it. Life, Love, Loss, Travel, Fate, Childhood, Mornings, Innocence, Heartbreak, Friendship, and You, Yourself are part of these thoughts, so you should learn to empower them from within. 2. Why do you think people will read it? I feel people will read it, not just for a day, they will read it every time they feel lonely, rejected, unsuccessful, or in love, o

Aaee Lo ( Dearest Nana In Odiya Language)

Beautiful
Adventurous
You name it
And she had it
That's My nana, ( Aaee - in Odiya)
She taught me
To be rooted
To be well suited
To treat yourself
Not to beat yourself 
Talking to her all night
Listening to stories that felt so right 
Some took me back in time
A looking glass filled with memories
Her morning huddle
Chewing betel quid (paan ) and planning subtle
Her blanket cuddles
With her cheek filled with dimples
She did fishing
Loved diving
Like a mermaid she tossed her fins
While the fishes caught in the net were her win
Laughing was her strength 
Alongside humming to folk songs..
That made palm trees sway in the wind
With the evening sunset at the horizon
Where grandpa (Ajja) quietly watered the plants
The smell of wet earth amused her
As she was nature's daughter
And didn't mind any bit of wildlife clutter
From bravely chasing the baboons off the terrace
To dangling the snakes out of her farm
She never meant those creatures any harm
As calm was her charm while casually sitting milking the cows and caressing their calves
Onboard with everything with a mischievous scream
Specially her cravings for chocolate Ice Cream
Making her eyes chuckle
One would be surprised
To how well she had taught us without advising 
To always love the act of living 
*pic courtesy: captured in Bhawani Bhawan, the house that my grandpa (Ajja) build and named after my Aaee(Nana), Kandarpur,Odisha (Right to Left) My brother Joyke, Aaee in blue saree, sweety my cousin, me )

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