Visa Matters

I am beginning to see a lot of humour in this situation of late. Being Indian, I need a visa to get out of my front door. And I am generally not surprised to see an immigration officer eye me up and down before deciding to stamp my passport. Oh, and of course I better […]

What You Bring to the Table

You always bring something to the table. You bring the best and worst of you. The worst being a flipside of the best of you. In a world where input, information and discussions seem to have every instant, word of mouth is more important than ever before. And, whether you like it or not, whenever […]

I’ve Learned…

Reblogged from Bits of Wisdom. Every once in a while, a great one like this comes along.. — I’ve learned-that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them. I’ve learned-that no matter how much I care, some people just don’t […]

The Paradox of Options

Before we take decisions, we make it out life’s purpose to ‘create options’. The bigger decisions, the more the options we like to have. Yeah. I took that job and turned down blah, blah and blah. or Yeah. I had great difficulty choosing that school. I had all these great schools to choose from. Options […]


I received an email about a blogging contest sponsored by Expedia that suggested I blog about an experience meeting an interesting person while traveling. It really did get me thinking as there really is an abundance of interesting people we meet when we travel. We connect with a few of them and then still fewer […]

1 Kind Act a Day

I think of TED Talks a bit like traveling. There are way too many good ones out there to watch them all. No, I’m not making time excuses. They’re just not high enough priority in the day to squeeze anything else, at least for the moment. I rely on friends pushing in TED talks to […]