The fish fountain that stares at you at ITC Sonar Bangla
Mansi Trivedi: How to move from the intern table... →
mansitrivedi: If you’ve already landed yourself an internship, congratulations. You should send that additional thank you text message to your Uncle’s brother-in-law’s tenant’s colleague’s father. If you’ve finished your internship already, here’s hoping you have ‘accepted friends request’ notifications from…
Why is a rich man always framed in a rape case, while a commoner ‘surely must have done it’? Why do we drop someone whenever we give them a lift? Why do we have minutes of a meeting that has lasted for a few seconds? Why do we want to wear full pants when you’re 10 and shorts when you are 70? Why is it a problem when the rubber solution is spilt? Why is my phone always...
Merry Christmas - 2008
With a special talent that did not confine itself to the boundaries of tempo, tune, beat and anything remotely musical, I was spared the task of joining the Mar Thoma Syrian Church, choir. This was the first chapter of the book titled. ‘Lack of talent can be a blessing. For you and others.’ This meant that Bruce and I had...
Haircut, anyone? - Dec 2008/09
Calendars, diaries, pen stands, car stickers, innumerable text messages all screaming out in unison and harping on one point - 2009, is here. Decided to stay in this year. As if I did paint the town red otherwise. Cannot believe that its been 12 months since I went to Jindal. And the lost kilos have returned back like a homing pigeon. By the looks of it, it’s here to stay. Coming to...