Sports writing

American History X remains one of my all time favorites. And there is a line in the movie which I really love. Derek says it’s always good to end a paper with a quote. He says someone else has already said it best. So if you can’t top it, steal from them and go out […]

Quotes of the day

From the world of cricket come the lines below. Talk about hitting below the belt!! It was in Jamaica that Mike Gatting became the first batsman, as opposed to bowler, to be accused of ball-tampering after being struck in the face by Malcolm Marshall. When they finally retrieved the ball, which had richocheted so far […]

But it rained

Chanced upon this beautiful piece from somewhere. rain. it rained. I fell. it rained I loved. it rained. I lost. it rained. It loved. I rained. rain. Source: http://www.mcwilliams.com/books/books/sur/sr1.htm

Thought for the day

From Jonathan Schwartz: When we double the speed of our computers, our customers don’t buy half as many, they tend to buy twice as many. Coming from the CEO who has helped turn around the fortunes of Sun, you would better believe. Further, I think my telephone usage provides a similar sentiment. The cost per […]

Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi – A Review

The first question that comes to your mind after watching the movie is – why the hell is Chitrangada Singh not acting in any more movies? Damn – she is right up on my list after Scarlett Johansson. Anyways, the movie is based on the Indian society and the revolution and Emergency in the 1970s. […]