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Wordy Wednesday.

Chapter 2 here

Chapter 3.

             Just a minute is all it takes for our lives to change directions and veer away to destinations unknown.  Just a minute is all it takes to change the way our future shapes up. And, it was just a minute that took Serena to shrug off the nagging uncertainty and sign up for Dr. Weiss' workshop.  A congregation attended by strangers who were mysteriously connected to each other; a gathering of  soul mates and others who shared lifetimes in the past, but, who hadn't yet met in the present lives. Serena heard all about it from Ruby - an ardent admirer of the doctor and his 'magic'. So, when she came to know that it was to be held in a neighbouring city, she jumped at the opportunity. 

           She had read up a lot on the subject, following which, she had reflected on her life; on the people who had played important roles in shaping up her life and helped her in her journey until now. There were a few whom she considered family - the most important people in her life, who were privy to her  innermost thoughts. These were friends from her childhood at the orphanage, and a couple of her colleagues, with whom she had shared an unexplained intimacy right from the moment she had met them. Had they been with her in her past lifetimes? she often wondered. 

         So, the moment she stepped on the smooth marble steps of the community centre for the workshop, she had this strongest feeling that something special was about to happen. Maybe she might at last find  the missing part of the jigsaw puzzle of her life, and her picture would be complete! Was it an intuition, or was it all just a figment of her imagination? She wanted her heart to assure her she wasn't simply jumping on the bandwagon and expecting miracles. 

        Again, she brushed aside her doubts, and strode ahead confidently, with hope in her heart and a prayer on her lips. 

*The above post has been written for Wordy Wednesday.
   This week's prompt: Phrase prompt: 
    J - Jump on the bandwagon.
         Just a minute.


  1. What happens next? *stares wide-eyed at screen, gripping handles of chair tightly*

    1. Haha! What happens next is something I am wondering, too!


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