Monthly Archives: November 2011

Gratitude List – November 19, 2011.

For some time now, my father has been bugging me to get a hand rail fixed on the staircase leading to the two upstairs bed rooms in our home. He has been claiming that it is to help him climb … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street

I give a link to a review of a book by a Harvard Professor that is expected to become a hand book for OWS protesters. I hope that my American friends will find it useful. http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2011/11/has-a-harvard-professor-mapped-out-the-next-step-for-occupy-wall-street/247561/# Here is the link … Continue reading

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Relax.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Grannymar who is certainly among the most relaxed persons that I know of. The ten other bloggers who … Continue reading

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1984 Is Here.

My brother Arvind spent almost a month with me recently and he had a smart phone. He could do all kinds of things with it like read his email, take and store photographs and movies with sound, record and store … Continue reading

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More Than She Could Chew.

Does that title tantalise you? Big John, in his inimitable style, has written a post that is worth its weight in gold. Read on.

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The Traditonal And The Unexpected.

That is my nephew Deepak with my grand nephews Kedar and Sarang on his lap performing a traditional puja. Look at the tattoo on Deepak’s shoulder! One would associate that with a biker more than a modern young man performing … Continue reading

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What’s In A Name?

A great deal it would appear! “What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” ~ Shakespeare It has just been brought to my attention that I am a rose – … Continue reading

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Gratitude List – November 12, 2011.

Saturday gave some tense moments when a consignment urgently needed by one of my clients did not arrive on time. I had to chase the carriers in three different locations to see that it was delivered before my client ran … Continue reading

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Firsts In My Life.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Anu who has sadly not being posting recently. The ten other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical … Continue reading

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Impossible Dreams!

I would give an arm and a leg to be able to sit pillion like this very brave lady Okay, that is an impossible dream with my bust hips. So, why would I want to do that anyway? Capische Mayo? … Continue reading

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