A child’s two simple wishes…

A child’s two simple wishes…
I wish I had monkey’s feet,
Lion’s body, tiger’s tail,
Phoenix wings, Human voice,
and language to speak
with my own face.

I wish I talked to my school teachers
Calling them by their first names.
That, they too wore uniforms.
That, they asked for my permission
to do things with me in school.

That I could choose what I really wanted to learn.


About Vinathe Sharma

I am an interdisciplinary researcher and practitioner. My engagment is to facilitate people's understanding of their own agency and the Actionable Space in their life. I draw from various theoretical and practitioner areas of Education, Psychology, Social Work, Environmental Studies, Literature, Sociology and History. I work with communities at the grassroots as well as in the academia.
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