My Cynical Trials

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Inshallah…if it be Your will

A lovely song from Sting’s latest album called 57th and 9th has stirred up controversy like almost every other utterance by anyone anywhere these days

January 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something to Save

A fan’s tribute to the legend George Michael

December 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

A tribute to the Lizard King

Today, December 8th, is his birthday and what better day than this to ‘type’ down some thoughts about this poet, avid reader, song writer and singer

December 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ferris Bueller’s day off

Ferris Bueller’s day off is a timeless teen comedy. Matthew Broderick as Ferris, plays a lazy teen who is not only intelligent and full of ideas but is also a … Continue reading

October 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

The thorn in the throne

  If ever any series has caught the attention of this millennial generation, it has to be ‘The Game of Thrones (GoT). The the producers of the HBO series will surely … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 4 Comments

Arms of an Angel

I first heard the cover of Sarah McLachlan’s song Angel on the season 1 of Coke Studio India, produced by Leslie Lewis. But before I say more about that version … Continue reading

June 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

The first ray

I sped across a path, Hurtling towards the destination. Moving despite my thoughts, speeding past the obstacles, speeding past the beauties, I have to reach the destination. Moving without thinking, … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Que Sera, Sera

Note: It has been a while since I wrote something here. I come back now to write more for myself than the world. Somewhere someplace where I can keep my … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment


“Tum ho toh..gaata hai dil” crooned Farhan Akhtar from my iPod when my six year old daughter came and deposited herself on my lap. I hugged her and told her … Continue reading

September 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Be still my beating heart…

‘Be Still my beating heart’ from Sting’s grammy nominated album, Nothing like the sun, is one of my favorite songs. Every Sting or I should say Gordon Sumner’s song says a … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment


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