On April 26th, just a couple of hours before the news came, her sister Vidya and I were chatting about the new house that she has bought and the fact that I won’t be able to join for the “grihapravesham” that was to happen today. Then Pavithra called to say Vaidegi’s husband had passed away … Read more
The last week was spent under the spell of medicines that helped me recover from a bad allergic cough…. today is the first time that I feel alert and completely awake :). So am back with the verse 13 from Chapter 2. देहिनोऽस्मिन्यथा देहे कौमारं यौवनं जरा | तथा देहान्तरप्राप्तिर्धीरस्तत्र न मुह्यति || 13|| dehino … Read more
Read the last line …. if you think am old already :):):).
All my friends and co-workers will tell you that there is no grey in me – am all black and white. My communication is direct, my feedback is direct and what you see is what you get, no hidden agendas. So hardly any grey when you are dealing with me…. except for the past one … Read more
He joined a year back and was rated as “meets expectation” on his appraisal and he is fuming … She joined four years back, was promoted in the first year to senior processor and then she won several awards, was hoping each year to be promoted to a frontline team manager’s role, but that happened … Read more
Today morning, Amma and I went for a walk while Krishnan went for his swim. We got back after a couple of rounds and since one elevator is being replaced, we have just one functional elevator. We got in and another couple who are also long timers at our condo complex also got in. This … Read more
April 10, 1984 is a day that I can never forget in my life. For it was on that day, news of the recovery of the body, and tragic death of my elder brother, Kannan, was delivered. He was just 24 years old when he left this world. My younger brother and I were returning … Read more
By a strange twist of fate, the young Australian cricketer Phil Hughes passed away today making it a really sad day. He succumbed to the head injury sustained while playing …. And I just heard on the news that his mother and sister were in the stands when the bouncer hit Phil. My heart goes … Read more