Posted on 06 Nov 2017 under Asides

Listen to the music that the wind creates by ferociously turning the pages of an open book.

The meek…

Posted on 18 Apr 2016 under Asides

…shall inherit the world one day, apparently. And with it, my deepest sympathies.


Posted on 08 Oct 2015 under Asides

With all that’s been happening in the country lately, I begin to wonder at that old adage we were taught about India in primary school – “Unity in Diversity”. There’s an article doing the rounds in the news today that Javed Akhtar has made a statement saying that “Incidents of intolerance are not expected in […]

All Alone (on Eilean Shona)

Posted on 27 Mar 2013 under Asides

Sometimes when I listen to a fantastic piece of music, I wonder who I can share it with. I picture not only the perfect person to experience it with, but also the perfect situation and the perfect place. In a lot of cases, I’ve come to realise that it matters not who is with me, […]

Love Boat Captain

Posted on 10 May 2012 under Asides

What a day so far! At one point, I really wished that I hadn’t woken up at all, but slept right through to tomorrow. But the advantage of working from home is that at times like this, I get to put on my earphones, play Love Boat Captain and feel the frustration ebb away with […]