" The world seems pretty boring until you stop to think that there are whales. 90ft long and 300,000lb animals who swim around singing sad songs. " You might ask how I know that they sing sad songs and not anthems of happiness. Well, I do not really. This is just a quote I found … Continue reading Always half empty.
One of my favorite ways to pass time is to go over to the TED app on my iPad and watch speech after speech.Today I stumbled across this speech by this courageous woman who fled from North Korea.This post however is not on her escape neither on the problems of North Korea.The first minute of … Continue reading Truth?Or Lies?
"Guwahati's Shame" That's the tagline going around in electronic & print media after the shocking molestation of the teenaged girl in a busy thoroughfare of the city. It's a shame for any and everyone of our country. Being originally from Guwahati,I was as stunned as I was outraged on seeing the visuals. Knives are ofcourse … Continue reading Shame On Us
A friend of mine,a good one at that has been ditched by his ladylove.If you ask me it was about time anyway-they have been together for the last FIVE years! But,I sympathize with the poor guy,though when I see how hard he's making this for himself,all sympathies tend to evaporate. I might sound like a … Continue reading Darling,how could you do this to me!
I had gone to the grocery store in our housing complex.Generally speaking,I am too lost in my own thoughts to listen to others,but today,call it my misfortune,I did. (conversation was in Hindi,but I will translate.) Customer 1-How are you Gopalsaab,hardly see you this days! Customer 2-Arey nahi Anandji,just busy with work. Customer 1-Aren't we all,but … Continue reading Some Things Never Change
Yes.This is my first out and out rant.Hope it makes sense!The issue,dare I say, is explosive,so if you think I am wrong,please make sure I get an earful! The Honourable Madras High Court recently passed the judgement that if a man calls his female colleague a 'bitch',then he would have committed an act of sexual … Continue reading My lord,ARE YOU SURE?!
You get up in the morning.Take the newspaper.Sure enough there will be atleast(i m being optimistic here) one case of murder or rape or snatching or the list goes on.Before you know it you have cursed the person behind the deed and moved on to more comfortable things.But do we spend a second thinking what … Continue reading What Makes A Criminal A Criminal