Category Archives: John P Matthew

Stilled Voices

Stilled voices It’s only noises And Advertisement And Entertainment.(Chorus) Newspapers full of lies Television anchors are salesmen in disguise. Sportsmen play a weird game After all, they are after money and fame. They worship these nomads And say they are … Continue reading

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My Interview in Webneetech. Hubris? Nah. Well deserved? Yes.

It feels nice to be interviewed for a change, though it took a long time coming. For most of my life I was at the wrong end of the mike or recorder, I now feel. Ah! But that’s just hubris, … Continue reading

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My Latest Short Story

My latest short story “Mr. Bandookwala, MBA, Harvard” appears here on Caferati and here on Shakespeare and Company. Do read, enjoy, and, if you think fit, comment. Would love to hear from you, mua, mua, mua…

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Our School Graduation Photo

This photo always breaks my heart. It was a sad parting when we finished our term of 11th standard and parted with our school Adarsha Vidyalaya in Chembur. I am second from left on the last row. My hair was … Continue reading

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This Is My 501st Post! Shortly I Will Cross 10,000 Hits!

This is my 501st post, dear readers. And, uncork the bubblies, because I am moving towards the 10,000 hits marks soon. Sure gladdens the heart, makes me go all mushy and gushy. Friend and fellow blogger John Baker had asked … Continue reading

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Are writers that cheap, and Dan’s Dastangoi

How cheap can writers get? Or, rather, be? Read the following from the back of beyonds where writers are considered cheap. Some days back a man from Coimbatore would phone me persistently to do articles and he would pay something … Continue reading

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This Is the CCD Restaurant from Where I Blogged in Delhi

Some fallout of the blogposts from Delhi. I am so terribly sorry for those observations that have caused hurt, for those people who got hounded for Turkish tea, for those people whose new looks were noticed, etc. Prostrations of apologies, … Continue reading

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