Love in the time of marriage


someone sent me the article below as a forward and i think it’s interesting enough to post here, while i think of something to write for the last post of the year.. i don’t agree with the starting lines..but anyway.. Golden rules for finding your life partner by Rabbi Dov Heller, M.A. A relationship coach […]

December 29, 2004



There are many things I believe in, but there are times when I lose sight of the blue sky for the mist and the fog which comes up occasionally in life. But then the sky is bluer for a few moments spent in darkness. I believe ~ that is my duty to be the best […]

December 11, 2004

Reality check


and they disappointed again. after the champion’s league fightback, 4-2 victory after going down 2-0 i figured that they are back on track, especially since they were playing a team like Roma. but it seems that Real have lost the plot. it must have gone looking for their next coach. somehow things have not been […]

October 4, 2004



Absence, they say, makes the heart grow fonder. Of whom, the wags ask. But once again it’s been some time since my last post and a lot of water has flown under the bridge since then. Especially in Mumbai, where it’s been raining cats and dogs for the past week and a half. I wade […]

August 4, 2004



Just came across this post at Caliblog, which discourses on love and marriage. And most of the stuff is pretty much common sense but as that famous quote goes, it’s pretty uncommon. Recommend a look at it. It also ties in with what I have been thinking for the past few days about patience, an […]

July 6, 2004



it seems like only yesterday I was mourning Figo’s loss of form at Turin when Real got knocked out by Juventus – after Figo missed a penalty. The next year they managed to surrender a 2 goal lead to Monaco and succumbed to Morientes. France knocked out of the World Cup without scoring a goal […]

June 28, 2004

Another day, another match


Last nights match was without doubt the most exciting match of this tournament. The soccer on display was not the beautiful kind and England’s answer to Pele left early with broken instep. Rooney ran took a couple of steps without his show as a defender trod on his heel. Not only was he penalised for […]

June 25, 2004

soccer rules


“I’ve finally learned to accept myself for who I am: a beggar for good football. I go about the world, hand outstretched, and in the stadiums I plead: ‘A pretty move, for the love of God.’”–Eduardo Galeano, Soccer in Sun and Shadow absolutely. says exactly what i feel. i wonder, how many soccer lovers are […]

June 23, 2004


Day Four Bananas and milk. Today you will eat as many as eight bananas and drink three glasses of milk. This will be combined with the special soup which may be eaten in limited quantities. Ok, the special soup is too far away to be of any use. and considering the fact that i had […]

June 22, 2004

the GM Diet plan


My roommate and I have embarked on the world famous GM diet plan. It is supposed to detoxify the system and promises a weight loss in the range of 5 to 15 Kgs. In seven days. Of course those who have more to lose will find it easier to hit the 15 Kg mark. I […]

June 21, 2004