There are still a large number of people using old and slow HDD instead the fast SSDs. What this means is, the boot time for the windows is so slow, that the person, with a very serious expression on his face is thinking : ” Hm. My windows is still loading. Has it gone into a hung state ? Should I do a restart ? … Continue reading The thinking Man…
I have been away from blogging for a while now .I have been working a lot these days. It is enjoyable, yet exhausting. This has a disadvantage to it , though. I seem to find less time for the people near and dear to me. Today, even Siri stopped responding to me. I kept shouting “Hey Siri“, but no response at all. Seems like she … Continue reading Social Waves
I was watching a program on the television recently. It was a comedy show. The performer, stood on the stage, smiling and waving at the audience. The very first line he said , ” I don’t know why I am here today.”. I never understood this. If you don’t know why you are there, why not ask the organizers when they come to invite you … Continue reading Why not ask ?
It always makes me wonder, how when one shares something, could it be, person, thing, emotion or an event for that matter. Something that makes you feel special. Its funny, how it makes you vulnerable? How it exposes you to someone, who might take advantage of it? How it turns out to be a sore experience altogether, all because someone used that small piece of information … Continue reading The Experience…
There was once a father, Who had three sons. On his deathbed, the father gave his sons $100 and asked them to buy something which will fill up the entire room. The first son bought some wool, but he was only able to fill a part of the room.The second, bought hay, but he still fell short of the objective. Finally, the third son spent 1$ … Continue reading A Dollar’s worth.
It is that time of the year when your throat starts to pain a bit, your activities and movement speed slow down, the nose becomes itchy and you start feeling as if you are Shiva, the Hindu God which brought a river into the world to take care of a drought, from his head. Although in this case, you will be bringing a river into … Continue reading Viruses, Viruses everywhere
Look at the teens today. They will do anything to attract attention to themselves. Makeup, dress up in weird clothing( mostly like ladies of negotiable virtue [for girls]or pants that reach only up to the thighs and are held up by sheer magic [for boys]), changes to the natural body, etc I blame it on the celebrities, whose names I will not mention now. … Continue reading Attention seekers
That time , When you place a call for some official work, and the other person does not have an answer to your questions, But instead of actually saying the customary “I will get back to you on this”, this person tries to sound as if the telephone line is breaking up… But you can clearly hear the guy sitting next to this person, … Continue reading Bad telephone line
So, I just came back to Doha. This is not my first visit, of course, which gave me a new insight into the term “homesickness”. The funny thing about my home sickness, is that it can’t even decide my actual home. I keep missing being away from India, till the time I am in India. I keep missing India when I am away from India. … Continue reading Home , away from Home
I visited my bank today. As per my habit, I was observing the people around me while waiting for my turn. I saw a mother, with her kid, approximately 5 to 7 years of age. The kid was standing quietly by the side of her mother, staring at people around her. I like such well behaved kids. After a few minutes, the mother fed the … Continue reading Treating kids
When all you wanted was to become a rickshaw But parents force you to be a car. Result : This is called Parental pressure. Stop abusing your kids, let them live their own lives… Continue reading Parental Pressure
We live in a modern age. An age where we live a fast life. Everyone is in a hurry to do something. It could be the haste to get education, haste to get married and settle down, haste to earn loads of money, haste to retire, haste to cross the road, anything… But in our haste, are we not forgetting to live life ? to … Continue reading Priorities
I hear a lot of What ifs these days. I will try to answer these what ifs as and when I can. One of the what ifs is : What if Women ran this world rather than Men ? Well, this question is mostly asked by women. Why they think so, I have no idea because I think they already run the show, albeit … Continue reading What if…
Due to technology, this has become the morning ritual of most of us : Reposition yourself from a prone position to a seating position on your bed Take your mobile in hand with sleepy eyes. Let your eyes adjust to the bright screen. Rub them vigorously till they adjust. Check whatsapp. Reply with as little words as possible on whatsapp. If reply can be a … Continue reading Morning Ritual
This topic, when I first heard, seemed to easy for me . I mean, I have been caught in a lot of embarrassing moments through my years of existence on earth. but on further reflection, I realized that these were the moments which shaped my life into what it is today. For instance, I had a crush school everyone does, nothing embarrassing there. Now, the … Continue reading Most Embarasing Moments
So, this is what I wrote for a Mensa project. This isn’t much, but I am a secretive person after all. The article was all about reading people. It is said that it is common knowledge that reading people is easy enough. And yet many people find it difficult to judge how their bosses will react or if the boy/girl you like like you back. … Continue reading Reading People
A schoolmate commented on an old photograph on my facebook page. The photo was of my school days, taken at the time we completed our high school. The entire batch along with the teachers, captured into an immortal moment. Most of the faces were familiar, some familiar but difficult to recognise . But some faces seem foreign. This got me thinking. Why do I not … Continue reading When do we loose a friend ?
Operation “Getting up early, Day 1. Got up early. Looked around. Noticed that it was still dark outside. Looked at the watch. Surmised it has been half hour since I slept. Went back to sleep. Woke up at 7 in the morning. Achievement unlocked : early bird. Time to catch some worms. Continue reading An early Riser
Ever wonder why someone you met on a bus, a train, a park felt like he/she could be a good friend, or he/she “clicked” ? That is because of the Energy. More specifically, the frequency at which “you” vibrate. To understand this concept, it is good to understand that everything in the universe, including the universe itself , is vibrating at a certain frequency. This frequency … Continue reading For the want of energy