Tag: cancer


The grass was green, the sky was blue and life was nice… It was the summer of 2011. I was posted in Kolkata. Life was coasting along rather satisfactorily for me. I was in my 30th year of service in the Indian Army and had seen reasonable success by way of being bestowed with the…

By Pratima Mehta March 3, 2019 3


  Difficult times teach you valuable life lessons; and I have learnt more than my fair share of life lessons after my daughter, Ira was diagnosed with a brain tumour. Through my blog – mindofmine – I hope to share with all the lessons I’ve learnt. Lessons about watchful parenting, difficulties dealing with rare cancers,…

By Pratima Mehta March 26, 2018 2