Monthly Archives: August 2015

Ned Kelly – The Movie.

I cannot remember quite how I got persuaded to purchase a DVD of a film with Robert Duvall and Michael Caine called Second Hand Lions, but it must have been a strong recommendation from a friend. I had bought it … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments

Travel Series VI.

Lin, the promised bonus post on the Travel Series. I had written this three years ago! “Gender Change. During my recent trips to the South of India, I had a couple of misadventures with the Indian Railways. To start with, … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Customer Service, Humor | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Travel Series V.

Lin, I wrote this one too for the LBC over three years ago. The topic was suggested by Padmum. This gives more than just one incident and to that extent kind of sums up my travelling days and some of … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Customer Service, History, Nostalgia, People, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Simplicity.

Dada Vaswani is a much in demand person for the Sindhi diaspora. He is therefore a much travelled man who has seen more of the world than most of his followers would in a lifetime. He was once asked by … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, People, Philosophy, Spiritualism, Values | Tagged , , , , | 19 Comments

Travel Series IV.

Lin, this story goes back to 35 years and I had posted it in my blog five years ago! The main story again takes place in an airport but not with any officialdom! There is a follow up story to … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Humor, Nostalgia, People, Relationships | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Everybody’s Fine.

My friend Abhaya is a movie buff who downloads movies from his satellite TV for viewing at leisure. He sends me a crisp message on WhatsApp recommending that I see it. Many of the older films that I have seen … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Family, Movies, Music, Relationships | Tagged , , | 10 Comments