“There is a stubbornness in me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me’’.
This quote is from ‘Pride and Prejudice’. Jane Austen is my favourite author. Her work has always been a source of inspiration for me. I remember distinctly during my class 7 summer break, my mother got me abridged versions of Jane Austen’s books ‘Pride & Prejudice’ and ‘Emma’. My mom wanted me to be an independent, level headed, thinking girl as I grow up. Though I enjoyed reading the books, I understood the essence of the message of the books that I read as a child only after motherhood. When I gave birth to a girl child- my daughter. Until then, I was a person who would get scared and intimidated by others. There have been tough situations and I have been strong enough to face them but when it came to do something for myself I would hold back. I didn’t have the will and would lack the determination to achieve my dreams.
But Motherhood changed this… to read more click on : https://www.momspresso.com/parenting/mommy-time/article/i-am-a-37-year-old-mother-as-i-rediscover-myself-i-believe-there-s-a-lot-within-me-moretome
Author’s Note : Mycity4kids which is now Momspresso has a huge role to play in my blogging journey. Writing for Momspresso gave me the confidence to start my personal blog. This post has been written for a contest on Momspresso #MoreToMe