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I realised the other day that some people are still reading these blog posts.  I’ve been negligent about posting lately due to a sense of pointlessness and a fear of redundancy. I write every day as a habit, for myself and with the … Continue reading

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Enough already

Its enough. There is no further point discussing it. There is in fact, nothing to discuss. The more one enshrines another’s behaviour, the more one puts aside the very point that person was trying to make while at the same … Continue reading

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Report from Tiru

Why do I come back here every year? UG used to say someone offered to buy him a house here and he said, “Madame, if you buy me that house I will turn it into a brothel.” Probably he was … Continue reading

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Endless Walk

What if you went on vacation and never went back. It doesn’t feel like vacation. It never did. It was never what they described or predicted. I remember looking down from a plane over the desert almost ten years ago, … Continue reading

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The Speakers…

In my boredom I develop all kinds of enthusiasms in the course of a week, a month, a year. New voices emerge and enchant me, the latest of which was the voice of Henry David Thoreau whose Walden I never … Continue reading

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Is it a job?

Is it a job? As a boy the orphaned UG was already in the habit of cooking his meals in the attic of the house where he slept and washing his clothes even though his maternal grandparents were wealthy and … Continue reading

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Money Maxims

Hi all, In response to an earlier question about the Money Maxims, here they are.   1. Money matters most in life. 2. Do not be not shy about making money. 3. Money is the one and the only thing … Continue reading

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