from my inbox…..a repost

generic humour

According to today’s regulators and bureaucrats, those of us who were kids in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s probably shouldn’t have survived.Our baby cots were covered with brightly coloured lead-based paint, which was promptly chewed and licked.We had no childproof lids on medicine bottles, or latches on doors or cabinets and it was fine […]

Vishu…a festival of abundance…

generic wishes

Indian tradition has the local new years, generally a celebration of abundance and plenty in our harvests…Today is Vishu, the traditional new year day of Kerala, from where I hail…We keep a spread of all pulses, rice, fruit , vegetables, gold and silver, family heirlooms etc in front of a mirror and our deities overnite […]

the personal touch….

generic people

when we think air india or indian hostesses, what comes to mind more often than not is cribs and complaints, almost habitually….read an interesting first person share on a fellow blogger’s site…check it out… ……humans make all the difference, beyond roles and definitions….