Category Archives: Blogging

Neither Seek Nor Avoid, Take What Comes.

The title is a quote from the collected works of Swami Vivekananda. My choice for the topic for this week’s 2 on 1 post came about inspired by the following comment by my fellow 2 on 1 blogger Shackman on … Continue reading

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Spoken English And What It Means.

This must be saved for posterity. Cheerful Monk in her comments on my blog post Happiness gave me a link to another blog where this gem appears. Please click on the image for a larger resolution.

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What Would You Say To A Younger VersionOf Yourself?

Shackman, who has suggested this title for our weekly 2 on 1 post and I are Senior Citizens with some grand stories in our past. No doubt that this has influenced his choice of the title and I welcome it … Continue reading

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Miracles.

This message was sent to me by someone who came into my life as a miracle! The story goes back to the eighties of the last century. A colleague in the company I was working for then was posted in … Continue reading

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Go Metric!

This post derives its inspiration from Cheerful Monk’s post Fahrenheit.

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The English Language Continued.

My fellow Friday blogger Shackman has this to offer as comments on my earlier post The English Language. “I have been told that English is one of the toughest languages to master because of all this insanity–LOL.” I couldn’t agree … Continue reading

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Sports In Our Lives.

After you read this post, you will come to the conclusion that I am a rare specimen. Like all young children I too played a lot of sports during my school days but was not good enough in any to … Continue reading

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Saying Hello.

I dedicate this to our fellow blogger Catherine who, hopefully does not face these reactions when she greets strangers on the roads and buses.

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Blogging.

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What is/was your favourite weekend getaway spot?

This is a difficult question to come up with a single answer for me. You will see why as you proceed reading this post. Pre Business School, way back in the early sixties, I was based in Chennai in Tamil … Continue reading

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