A 2013 wish for easier air travel – irreverent (and a little wicked)Read More A concotion of New year wishes, grandma (& grandpas) and air travel
A rainy evening finds me browsing in the local bookshop. Walking through sections, reading the back covers, randomly scanning the pages – just another day amidst the books. You never know who you’d be introduced to – a swashbuckling adventurer, a philosopher or a business man – and as long as they have a good […]Read More Musings – book or ebook?
So we are alive and well! The Mayans’ it turns out were predicting quite something else ( loss of india’s cricketing dominance even on turning pitches home maybe?) and not the end of the world. We get therefore to celebrate Christmas 2012 – and celebrations and sparkling conversations are holding center stage around the world. […]Read More Christmas time
A good collegue, a friend passed away this morning. A gentle man devoured by a ravaging cancer. Over time, the disease took away his appetite, his mobility, his stamina. It could of course do little about his smile, which continued to shine through – amidst grimacing pain. It’s this smile, and his gentle habit that […]Read More Eulogy time..
A friend called up the other day. He had recently moved to a semi-independent role from a managerial role for a large portfolio and he was surprised that the attention he had been garnering until recently had gone down significantly. “Are they ungrateful or am I not the leader I was anymore?” he wondered. We […]Read More Respect for the role or the person?
My blackberry curve finally gave up on me last week and I switched over to a galaxy note2. The swap was uneventful – a quick drive to a nearby shop, some innocous questions (from me) and some good salesmanship (and I have the device to prove it!). As I hold the device in my hand […]Read More Two devices – and the story they tell about you…