Art by Aadhi

art, cartoons, Story

This is a continuation of the post story Aadhi’s return journey which in turn is a sequel to a fellow blogger’s story, Beginner’s Luck. It was a crowded market place, and Aadhi was buying items off the list his mom had given to him. A hand patted him on the back. “Machi, epidi irukka? (how […]

April 28, 2013

Lalgudi Jayaraman

art, carnatic, cartoons, music

Noted violinist Lalgudi Jayaraman – September 17, 1930, – April 22, 2013, Chennai, India – passed away on Monday in Chennai. He was 82 and is survived by his wife, son and daughter. His son Lalgudi GJR Krishnan and daughter GJR Vijayalakshmi are also violinists. (source – the Hindu) I offer my version of the […]

April 22, 2013

System Error?


Okay for the first time I write a post as a working IT professional, or so it is called. We all know that we are technologically advanced and computers do most of the work these days; every detail of ours is electronic, and they are all easy to be integrated. All that said, have you […]

April 21, 2013

The log of wood

Poem, Ramblings

The floating log, that is me, On the river, on your left, I bounce, I float, I do not swim, The current takes me adrift. You bestow me with swimming prowess, Now I can travel both ways, to and fro! Against the current I do progress, As I always wished to do. Its beginner’s luck, […]

April 19, 2013

Letter Writing is Fun

art, CBC, Ramblings

“Letter writing is the only device for combining solitude with good company” – Lord Byron. We had a blogger meet in a cool place called the Zha (as in Tamizh Zha) Cafe. Before leaving, these people offered us post cards that can be addressed and posted to near and dear ones. Later on, people from […]

April 19, 2013