Monthly Archives: September 2015

Too Strange!

On the 22nd of September, my cousin who shares my passion for reading, rang me to advice me to get a copy of “Proof of Heaven: by Eben Alexander”.  I ordered for it immediately with Amazon and it was delivered … Continue reading

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The Intern.

Catch me not going to a movie with Robert De Niro in it. Despite my partner in crime Ramesh being preoccupied with a second honeymoon as he calls it, I managed to go all alone to watch the movie earlier … Continue reading

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Lucky Number Slevin.

A few days ago my friend Hendi posted a clip of this film on her facebook, I suspect, to show the histrionic abilities of Ben Kingsley and Josh Hartnett. She commented on it being funny rather than anything else. Not … Continue reading

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Lions For Lambs.

Abhaya came up trumps again with the recommendation that I see this film. With Robert Redford, Meryl Streep and Tom Cruise in it, I did not need much persuasion to send for a DVD and I am glad that I … Continue reading

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Prose Vs Poetry.

“When you write in prose, you cook the rice. When you write poetry, you turn rice into rice wine. Cooked rice doesn’t change its shape, but rice wine changes both in quality and shape. Cooked rice makes one full so … Continue reading

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In my yesterday’s post on Old Men, the story is about two old men walking the Appalachian Trail and I had included a link to another story about a walk along the Pacific Crest Trail. Recently, there has been a … Continue reading

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Old Men!

Tammy has just reviewed a film that she saw recently and the review is typically Tammy. I had promised her that depending on her review of the film I would spend some money to get a DVD but find that … Continue reading

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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close.

My friend Abhaya is an avid movie watcher and apart from going to the theaters to watch them he also uses modern technology to download Satellite TV film shows to see at his convenience. Whenever he comes across something really … Continue reading

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Rolling On The Floor Laughing! This topic too was suggested by Maria the gaelikaa for the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where currently nine of us write on the same topic every Friday. I hope that you enjoyed my contribution to that … Continue reading

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Why My Beard!

Thank you Shyam.

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