Of Romance and Fried Eyeballs

Four years ago I wrote this blog post and I'm still laughing about it. Sometimes all the way to the loo because when Red ends up being funny inadvertently, it's bad for my bladder. One of the biggest yarns ever spun in my home is about Red getting a 92 in Hindi many moons ago. … Continue reading Of Romance and Fried Eyeballs

Your What Now?

Yesterday the offspring went back to school after a little over a 2 month break. Part of the back to school celebrations was a movie before the school opened AND a chocolate milkshake at CCD after school opened. I wasn't in favor of milkshakes in this weather (rainy, gloomy at times and full of sniffles … Continue reading Your What Now?

Of Deaf Leopards&Animal Scat

I'd overslept this morning and headed out to the gym midday, MLM in tow. Boy! That should have tipped me off exactly what would ensue while driving those measly 4 kms. But by all means, let me wax on and wax off Daniel-San! Sorry, couldn't help the last bit. Watched the original movie after ages and … Continue reading Of Deaf Leopards&Animal Scat

Latin Week: Dies Secundus

Everyone drops 'carpe diems' at the merest hint of having a smartish quote ready but these two phrases below actually appeal to me more: vivere est cogitare: to live is to think vive ut vivas: one should live their live to the fullest and without fear of possible consequences. See? Better than just seizing the … Continue reading Latin Week: Dies Secundus

Latin Week: Prima Die

I sometimes get weird ideas. I say weird because it comes unbidden, without known provocation and might seem really unusual to the readers. But be as that may, it seemed to me that doing a mini post on Latin phrases that I like, am inspired by might make an interesting change and it's definitely something … Continue reading Latin Week: Prima Die