Thursday, April 18, 2013

P is for ..... Passion and Prioritising

This is a work of fiction and forms a part of the Blogging from A to Z Challenge. I will attempt to write a new story based on the word for the day every day during the month of April.


A mother to Priya outside the school-
“Let’s catch up over coffee someday.”
“Is there something important to discuss?”

Her colleagues to Priya-
“Why don’t you join us for a drink tonight?”
“I really can’t. Need to rush back home.”

A dancer in her troup to Priya-
“Staying back after the show?”
“Would love to, but can’t.”

They called her “Cinderella”, because she always disappeared when her work was done. But Priya didn’t mind. When you are a mother and a journalist and a dancer, and are equally passionate about all three, you survive only if you learn to prioritize.



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A Drabble is a story told in exactly 100 words.

5 comments:

Susan Scott said...

a lovely post thank you Natasha but how does one choose which one to prioritise? Family I guess - and the coffee and drinks with friends and colleagues whenever?

YVONNE LEWIS: said...

Wonderful post and a pleasure to read.
Yvonne.

Yolanda Renee said...

I really need to Drabble, the discipline alone would be so worth while!

Nice to meet you Natasha via the A to Z

Margot Kinberg said...

Natasha - That's the thing. There are only so many hours in a day, and when you have multiple passions, you just don't have the time to do everything. You've expressed this brilliantly.

SueAnn Lommler said...

That is so true....well done.
hugs
sueann

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