Being an educator for 23 years made a significant difference in life. Most of it was in a third world collectivist society with numerous obligations, commitments and ties. It changed since 2007 when I moved to a first world individualistic corner of the universe. It was a positive change that helped me to brush up my creative nooks. I realized wider experience is the basis for writing. Yet it is not possible to get away from my own upbringing and it always becomes the foundation or the strong walls that holds my imaginations and creativity.
A memoir of a woman fallen within her family, culture and the society. And she stood on her own feet. A story of forty years in twelve thousand words! It is all about stubbornness and revenge which turned out to be courage and determination.
Radha is a lonely girl living with her granny. Her fascination for iguanas serves her in two different ways; one was negative and the other was positive. However it was an iguana that helps her to make friends and make her life joyful. She finally manages to move away from her solitude.