Monthly Archives: August 2013

Blog Post Of Delirious.

Our LBC colleague Delirious has a poignant post “Religiosity 101: An Explanation for the Non-Believers up in her blog which I urge my readers to read.” And my readers know me and synchronicity. I had hardly finished reading her post … Continue reading

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Distractions.

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Maria the gaelikaa. The ten other bloggers who write regularly … Continue reading

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The Rat Race.

“I don’t want to join the rat race. Not be enslaved by machines, bureaucracies, boredom, ugliness. I don’t want to be a moron, robot, commuter. I don’t want to become a fragment of a person. I want to do my … Continue reading

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Story 11. The Gritty Lady.

“All of us are going around with an entire story of our lives, completely different from the story of our lives that anybody else would tell. So much of our lives never breaks the surface.” ~ Claire Messud in The … Continue reading

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Modern Addictions.

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by yours truly. The ten other bloggers who write regularly are, … Continue reading

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Raksha Bandhan II

Following my last post on Raksha Bandhan, I found this very interesting news item in our local paper. It certainly throws a different complexion to the event!

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Raksha Bandhan.

Today is Raksha Bandhan. I have two sisters. One a direct sibling and one a Rakhi sister. The later, not a natural sibling but one who has made me a brother to her by the symbolic tying of the rakhi. … Continue reading

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The Abused Wife – 2.

The irrepressible Nandu sent me two cartoons as response to my earlier post The Abused Wife.

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Story 10. The Abused Wife.

“All of us are going around with an entire story of our lives, completely different from the story of our lives that anybody else would tell. So much of our lives never breaks the surface.  ~ Claire Messud in The … Continue reading

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Back To The Park.

My regular readers will remember that a significant part of my daily routine was my daily evening visits to our neighbourhood park.  After I was advised to stop walking as an exercise and use an excercycle instead, in April, I … Continue reading

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