FOR BETTER OR FOR VERSE

Here is the first of the collections of my rhymes of the day. These are primarily topical; though some are based on my mood of the day. You can get their full flavour if you recall the news of the day; for example, massacre of Maradonna’s Argentina by Germany in the last Football World Cup. Read on. A second edition will follow: Those were the days my friend, We didn’t […]

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WISH LIST FOR INDIA

India has been a poor country – a very poor country. Suddenly, in the last decade or so, because of our spectacular GDP growth and probably because of the US need to balance China, India started being talked about as a country with great future..a great regional and global power. The fact is that GDP growth is and for a handful of people; the majority of the people has not […]

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EVER THOUGHT WHY – PART I

Sometimes back, on Twitter, I started a new string called ‘Ever Thought Why’. The idea was to marvel at commonplace things and why do they happen the way you do. Here are some: People who claim to be the most virtuous are often the worst? Memories that you thought you had buried forever resurrect when you least expect them? People who bring most happiness to you also hurt you the […]

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CHEMICAL COMPARISON

Call me acidic? Well, you yourself are a base. And bases you know, Are alkaline, That is: Sour taste, though soapy touch. Also, my love, Each acid has a conjugate base, And each base has a conjugate acid; So, why are we over reacting?

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