Krishna P. Sharma was born and raised near Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, in Nepal. Soon after receiving graduate degree in English Literature and Media Studies from Tribhuvan University, he started teaching at colleges and writing as a news reporter. His career in journalism started with The Rising Nepal, where he worked for seven years since 1998. An IFRC fellow, Mr. Sharma was also the... more »
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While in school my teacher said:
Christ was the born-god;
Einstein was the born-scientist;
And that Picasso was the born-artist.
Since then, my obsessed mind thought,
I must also have been born for a reason.
When I read my first poem at a school anniversary
And encircling crowd thundered my enthusiasm;
I vainly thought: I may have been a born-poet.
When one of my students scored highest in SLC
And during the ceremony credited me too for the success;
I vainly thought: I may have been a born-teacher.
As I changed ...