Sir, I’ve been a personal fan of yours since I was a kid. I remember I’d see you on TV hosting your quiz show and dream about making it there myself someday. My grandmother used to buy me your books when I was a child and tell me that reading them would make me smart [...]
In a time when sexual barely-even-innuendoes, and insipid but rapidly delivered sentences dominate the music scene almost all over the globe, I am writing a letter to all musicians with a hope that they will not be lured by the razzmatazz of fame and fortune and stay true to the music they were born to do.
I know a thing or two about last-minutes. Well, mostly because those were the only minutes of my life I ever got any work done at all. Like right now. I've had about a week's time to write this - my final pre-take-off write-up since my flight got deferred, and yet, here I am... typing [...]
Throughout history, progress made through deviation from the norm has been a constant phenomenon. The discovery of electromagnetic waves, the invention of the steam engine, or speaking of social causes, the abolition of practices like 'sati' (in India), the granting of voting rights to women - these were all major steps in the scientific and [...]
That's a sad thought. One that instigates a sense of pity within the ones who are aware that I was led to my current status through my own decisions. Some (i.e. all of my family and nosy relatives) IRREVOCABLY think I was stupid and wrong to drop engineering hardly two months into the course, and [...]
And that brings about a strange blend of emotions in me. Yes I'm obviously happy. Happy I'm getting out of this (beautiful but undeniably) small and overrated town and getting to go another place, and hopefully that's a good thing. None of us have escaped the overused examples of what good getting out of our [...]
Yep. I did. I guess I'm mostly gonna use this new forum as ... what ... a method of self advertisement more efficient than facebook ? I don't know... Somebody tell me what a blog is actually all about. A few people I know were like "Oh Sherab ! You should totally start to blog [...]