Category Archives: Personal

Thoughts on aging

I just spent the day working with Dicky and a former colleague of mine, Poonam Gupta, who is also Dicky’s sister in law. Yeah you kinda either know someone, worked with them or are related to them, sometimes its all … Continue reading

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My misspent youth, part two

Martin asks me the in comments to continue reminiscing about my misspent youth. How could I resist such a request? Continuing my rambling about my years in Bangalore, studying at BMSCE in Bull Temple Road. Memories start exploding in front … Continue reading

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My misspent youth

Writing the post about my conversation with Neelakantan, who is currently based in Bangalore, I was hungry for information about my old ‘hometown’. For four and a half years, I lived there when I first came back to India. These … Continue reading

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What is perspective?

Funny dat I’ve never seen the need to ponder perspective. I don’t even feel like smiling derisively at myself. I’m taking the trouble to respect the person that I am, enough, to listen with an open mind, my own thoughts. … Continue reading

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Weekend Rant

1. airtel sms2. google video

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Becoming a citizen is a commitment

You might recall my struggles with my passport, off and on, particularly when I’m marked for special security searches in Heathrow and San Francisco, its just so much fun then being from a third world country. Goddamnit. I don’t know … Continue reading

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Even the old and the beautiful…

Today I met with one of my young Singaporean friends, a designer who will begin a master’s program after the summer and we had a long conversation that was poignant in its entirety. He told me that his grandma and … Continue reading

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