Monthly Archives: July 2010

A tag, and my top ten fictional male characters


Got a tag from Rachna, which asked me to list out my top ten fictional heroes. Of course, I grabbed at it with both hands, metaphorically speaking. I am the kind of reader who attacks every book with the zeal … Continue reading

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Inception, the architecture of the mind?


Or is it that I simply donot have mind enough to assimilate Inception. At the outset let me declare my unabashed devotion to films like The Matrix and fantasy fiction like The Lord of the Rings series. Dammit. I even … Continue reading

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Conversations with the Spouse


Sunday morning. The spouse plays Snow White’s Grumpy with the newspapers spread before him, a permanent frown splitting his forehead in two distinct sections. I waltz up, the cook having arrived, to figure out what he would like to have … Continue reading

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And the World Cup is done with


Much to the shock of the spouse, who is the officially recognised sportsperson in the family, it was I who was the officially recognised football fan watching all the FIFA matches. Staying up at ungodly hours to do so, sacrificing … Continue reading

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Everyone’s free to wear sunscreen


No matter how many times I read this, I can so go “Oh that’s so me!” So I post it here today. Am sure all of you know it, but what I’d like to know is what particular line touches … Continue reading

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Little Hoarder me….


I have a deep dark guilty secret that is so not going to the grave with me. I am a hoarder. Yes. In another life, I would have been certified insane when the stacks of newspapers finally collapsed on me … Continue reading

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Gender Stereotyping and a tag


The lovely Monika tagged me on this: Have you ever wanted something that is considered ‘manly’ ? Like a basketball, a cell phone, a dog, a camera or a new laptop? A new car or motor bike? Ever wanted to … Continue reading

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