Deployment to Qatar

Deployment to Qatar

Four years ago, during my training, I distinctly remember the LEAP trainer describing his assignment in Qatar. It was a series of slides that consisted of sand, sand, sand, sand, a refinery and the occasional camel. He described these aforementioned slides as...
11.11.11

11.11.11

You should have acted They’re already here   The Elder Scrolls told of their return Their defeat was merely a delay From the time after Oblivion opened When the sons of Skyrim would spill their own blood But no one wanted to believe Believe they even...
We are the Champions

We are the Champions

Never thought I’d make a blog entry about cricket. But I guess you can’t change what’s in your blood, right? Cricket is India’s national religion Don’t get me wrong, I used to love the sport as a kid. Gully cricket,chhat cricket, parking...
Please Help Donate for Japan

Please Help Donate for Japan

Ever since the earthquake and tsunami and Japan, I’ve been keeping in touch with my friend, Kyoko san in Japan via email. I just wanted to post an excerpt of one of her emails here… …well as the time passes, we see more worrying facts, appalling...
Random Memories of Nara

Random Memories of Nara

While I was in Nara, I remember the innkeeper asking me to place a pin on the map for where I was from. I placed one pin on Singapore. And one on Indore. Later we went upstairs and smoked together. I smoked Cabin Roasts. She rolled her own cigarettes. We talked about...
Inception

Inception

“You’re waiting for a train. A train that will take you far away. You can’t be sure where it will take you. But it doesn’t matter – because we’ll be together.”
Core i7

Core i7

I’ve been particularly fidgety and restless in the past few days. So I decided to turn my misguided energy on my poor computer. Now, in case you didn’t know, I bought myself a monster of a PC last year for my birthday. I’ll post the specs later in...