Monthly Archives: January 2016

Chalk n Duster.

It has been almost four weeks since I had an outing with my friend Ramesh and he simply got fed up. Using the excuse of another visiting friend’s presence just now in Pune, he twisted my arms to go out … Continue reading

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I had the pleasure of suggesting this topic for the LBC weekly posts.  I distinctly remember the occasion as I was having my breakfast when I was preparing a list and I simply included this for the heck of it. … Continue reading

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Spam Email.

Thank you Kaush,

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Value Of A Degree HS & College.

Today’s topic for the LBC comes from a list of suggestions made by Shackman whose take on it promises to be very interesting, coming as it would from a self acknowledged jock. Unlike many of my contemporaries, my late wife … Continue reading

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Clock Watching.

A favourite pastime for the working classes! As another case of synchronicity, there was an exchange of comments on the blog Still the Lucky Few earlier today as follows: The start to the discussion was the writer’s comment on her … Continue reading

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Being Alone.

Synchronicity strikes again. Number one development – Yesterday my niece Anjali posted a link to an article on her facebook wall that took me to this author and her book. I bought the Kindle version of the book which I … Continue reading

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Once Upon A Time.

How apt that this brand new year starts with a Loose Bloggers Consortium (LBC) post the title of which has been suggested by the newest member of the consortium, Lin.  Appropriate, because it is the discipline of that one post … Continue reading

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