Waheeda Khan (1973 - ) is a lecturer in English at Karnataka University, Karwar. A mother of two, she loves her teaching profession and enjoys the company of her students. To her, writing poetry is part of her being, so much so that she did not actually realise her scribbling to be poetry until she was told so. She writes poetry in English and Urdu. “Ironic Path” focusses on the ironies of life with all its intricacies.