Monthly Archives: April 2008

Indian Premier League – Fools Attired as Harlequins

Thackeray has asked Pawar if the IPL would solve the problem of the farmers of Maharashtra. I have a sneaking admiration for Thackeray in that respect. Trust him to come out with inconvenient questions such as this, while everyone is … Continue reading

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Picture Blogging, Any Ideas, Anyone?

My last few mobile posts haven’t appeared and my picture posting on Shozu isn’t functioning either. Oh! I don’t know if mobile blogging is worth all the money and time I invest in it. It’s expensive, blogging in general, you … Continue reading

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Mindless Bollywood; Mindless Television

I think Indian television is going the Bollywood way. I mean, it’s becoming more and more meaningless. Ho hum, by meaningless I mean, staid crappy entertainment, which is not funny or entertaining at all. Bollywood has gone so far away … Continue reading

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Two Recent Poems

Here are two poems I wrote recently: Vision from My Office Window Where Are Those Days? If you like the play of words, the richness of rhyme, the beauty of thoughts, then go read and enjoy!

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On Thane Creek Bridge

When I used to travel by the old Thane Creek bridge I used to look at the rail bridge that I am traveling now and used to wonder when it will be finished so that I can travel by it. … Continue reading

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Of the diasporean tail wagging the dog….

Reference to this article in this blog, some where in the nether world below, I have been thinking (not unusual, no?). Dalrymple called the phenomenon of the diasporean Indian trying to out-wit and out-write the real Indian as ‘the tail … Continue reading

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‘Me’ in Today’s Mumbai Newsline

I have been quoted in Indian Express’ Mumbai Newsline of today. Go see on page 7 of today’s Mumbai Newsline. Will post a scanned picture here tomorrow. Go here to read online in Expreess Mumbai Newsline. —For a mobile blogging … Continue reading

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