Monthly Archives: April 2016

# Day 338 (Being alive…)

“There is no editor on the internet so people can put stuff out there that is just absolutely drop dead wrong.” ~ Dr. Phil McGraw (Behind the Headlines) There was a time when people spoke about the “mesmerism of print”–if … Continue reading

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# Day 337 (It’s called balance!!)

Some days i write, some days i just do a cut-paste option…it’s called balance!!

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# Day 336 (Life passes into pages…)

An intuitive perception to reflect upon ~ We like to think each one of us is unique, different and distinctive from others around us. Yet there are “shared patterns” of our life, patterns that we all experience and live out… … Continue reading

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# Day 335 (Some curses or some blessings?)

It’s purported to be an ancient Chinese curse ~ “May you live in interesting times”. In truth it is one of those apocryphal sayings that is neither ancient nor Chinese…recent and Western in origin might be nearer the truth! There … Continue reading

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# Day 334 (Of ‘staircase wit’…)

It was a term introduced to us by our High School English teacher ~ “staircase wit” or a witty rejoinder that strikes you much later when you replay the verbal exchange in your mind. The reference was a well-known exchange … Continue reading

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# Day 333 (In pursuit of the ‘useless’)

Not many people i know enjoy pursuing the wisdom of ‘useless’ things, specially in a world where knowledge is looked upon as merely a tool for ensuring a good career. Yet from the time of the ancients curious minds have … Continue reading

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# Day 332 (The Difficulty of being Good)

When I was very young (and I am sure this is true of everybody here), I assumed that no one had ever been born who was only five feet six inches tall, or been born poor, or been born ugly, … Continue reading

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