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Burgenstock – 3

Good company, good conversation, and the wine flowed…

Happy 2018!

Just logging in to wish everyone a very happy new year! On a personal note, my procedure went ok (I should find out more today) though it was more pain than a broken bone or a ruptured muscle, for a day. I’m back and I hope to be more regular starting now!

A personal post

Quite a break I have taken. And like that friend you’ve been meaning to talk to but haven’t gotten around to calling, it becomes more difficult to get back to posting every day you stay away. Not that my mental state is helping any. I’m in a downward spiral that I can’t seem to want … Continue reading

Award: The Sunshine Blogger Award (#2/3?)

I was nominated almost 3 months ago by Mischenko. Thank you, and I regret it took me so long to take it up. The standard rules, and my disavowal of them apply. 🙂 So the questions 1. Is there something you can tell readers about yourself and your blog? I don’t think there is much … Continue reading

Morbid thoughts

My father-in-law died a few days ago. He was 87, had lived a long, fulfilling life and died after a short illness, short enough to not linger unduly in pain, long enough to let his family accept his imminent passing. As deaths go, probably one of the better ways to go about it. As if … Continue reading

27 spam comments!

Man, I must be popular! lol. On the flip side, work and a personal situation has taken up so much of my time that I have none left for myself…Been some time since I omitted three days in a row. Please bear with me and I hope to be back soon. In the meantime, my … Continue reading


Turned 40 yesterday. Was I happy it was my birthday? I don’t think many are, once they are out of their teens. But who am I to say that? Given my genetic background I’m through with less than half my life, but it seems so much longer. And the last so many years seemed compacted … Continue reading

A little while longer….

Thank you so much for your support and caring. Thank you especially Pri and Amy, your messages meant so much to me during these difficult times….. I’ll be traveling to Basel and will be back in about 10 days and I hope to get back to blogging regularly once I am. So get ready for … Continue reading

5 years….

It’s been 5 years since I joined WP. It was a shock to me to see that, I hadn’t realized how much time had elapsed. I’ve been blogging since 2009, I started at blogspot (It’s Google and easy to log in, and convenient to keep your stuff in one place..). Somewhere around 2011 then, I … Continue reading

The Happiness Tag

Thank you Jen for nominating me for tagging me! 🙂 Rules: List 5 things that make you happy: Solving a puzzle Working with my hands Putting pen to paper, for a poem or an essay or a doodle A lonely moment ….. List 5 songs that make you happy: Abhi to main jawaan hun Summer … Continue reading