Monthly Archives: June 2015

Life Is Uncertain.

I had to wait for quite some time before I could post this article on my blog. You will understand the reasons for the delay as you come to the end of the post. Cheerful Monk wrote this in her … Continue reading

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James Thurber’s Dogs

That should resonate with Chutki who has been inactive in her blog. She would be thrilled to read what this blog talks about also as would my readers if they are a little patient. I was quite puzzled when I … Continue reading

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Compassion And Expectations.

“I would like to explain the meaning of compassion, which is often misunderstood. Genuine compassion is based not on our own projections and expectations, but rather on the rights of the other: irrespective of whether another person is a close … Continue reading

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Do you ruminate?

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Jewel Beetle And Beer Bottles.

“The Australian jewel beetle is dimpled, glossy and brown. The female is flightless. The male flies, looking, of course, for a hot female. When he finds one, he alights and mates. There’s another species in the outback, Homo sapiens. The … Continue reading

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My TV is small and my Library overflows. Yay me?   Thank you Thiru.

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I’d Rather Be, II.

My friend Nat surprised me with this song in response to my LBC Post I’d Rather Be. I had never heard this song before and it resonates. I am sure that my readers will enjoy listening to this too. I … Continue reading

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I’d Rather Be.

“The man I am greets mournfully, the man I might have been.” ~ Hebbel I can think of two possible ways to close that statement; I’d rather be at……….. instead of where I am now. I’d rather be …………. instead … Continue reading

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Dil Dhadakne Do.

Another entertaining but rather tiring afternoon in good company watching a movie almost three hours in running time plus another 40 minutes of ads, trailers etc. For all that, it was enjoyable and the post movie chaat session at the … Continue reading

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A Remarkable Surprise.

Fellow LBC blogger Lin who blogs at Dun-Na-Sead came up with this remarkable piece of writing as comments on my blog Have A Bit Of Fun and it gives me great pleasure to share it with my readers who may … Continue reading

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