Monthly Archives: July 2011

Weekly Recap – 4.

Saturday was saturnine. It rained most of the time and my leg was giving me a lot of discomfort. I avoided moving about as much as possible but cheered up quite a bit when one of our friends on a … Continue reading

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Listen.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Akanksha, Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie11, Maria the Silver Fox, Padmum , Will knot, and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked blogs to get twelve … Continue reading

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Challenge To Be Creative.

Val in her latest post “My Challenge To You….” throws a challenge at creatively minded bloggers, to come up with a creative post based on her poem and art. The above work is the stimulus. To read her poem, do … Continue reading

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India Has Arrived.

One hears much noise in the media about India’s current growth trajectory and emerging status as a global player. Residing in India in retirement however, this has not impressed me much except for the increased traffic on the roads and … Continue reading

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Spider Lilies.

We have planted a few spider lily bushes just outside our fence, bordering the main road in front of our home. They are now in bloom and as I found them fascinating, I want to share them with my readers.

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Pheriwalla Shankar Yerwadekar.

This is Shankar, who too is a fruit seller, but he sells only one variety at a time. He brings whatever is in season in a basket tied to the carrier on his bicycle, and in the monsoon, he has … Continue reading

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Alopecia Totalis – II

I have this impish lady friend who forms part of the gang that inspires me with ideas for new posts. On reading my post Alopecia Totalis, she decided to have a bit of fun and sent me this cartoon strip. … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap – 3.

I just realized that in my last two weekly reflections, I omitted Saturdays. This has happened because I posted them on Saturdays. I must henceforth remember to include the Saturday of the previous week for the reflections. Last Saturday saw … Continue reading

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Eternity.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Akanksha, Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie11, Maria the Silver Fox, Padmum , Will knot, and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked blogs to get twelve … Continue reading

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Guilt, Punctuation And Grammar.

On Conrad’s LBC post Guilty Pleasures last Friday, I had left the following two comments. Why are you feeling guilty? Sorry, the emphasis is on the YOU. I had to write the second comment in as this simple five word … Continue reading

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