Count your blessings

Today, I was at the gym after more than half a year. I was huffing and puffing on the cycle, the fourth machine I go on, wondering how I long I would last.  Towards my left, two people came closer to the “milon circle” area. One was on the wheel chair and the other was…

Prepare for Cape Town / Namibia trip

Temptation to take a diving course. is that the best way to counter the water issue? You can also get a great contemporary perspective on life here, because Cape Town is the place to see really interesting modern African art. I’d head to Gallery Momo, close to Long Street, as well as the Blank Projects, WhatIfTheWorld…

Daily life – week1

Last week saw kickoff of some mundane activities left off over last few months – ah! The enthusiasm of week1 of the year! drink at least 8 glasses of water a day Regular laundry cook (registered for Hello Fresh who delivered on the rainy Thursday before noon. I had forgotten about it. As I arrived…

Quotes – Week 1, 2018

“Larsson is battling with an application from a woman who has 30 given names; she wants to change every single one. “Names are a very emotional issue”, says Larsson. “They are closely linked to a person’s identity. Often when people want to change their name, they want to leave a previous identity behind.” – True Calling…

Changing “Time”s

I had worked on something about 2 months ago and I was validating the information today to wrap this up. As I started researching whether any thoughts had come out, I realized that my level of satisfaction over search results had also changed. As technology changes proliferated in the last couple of decades, our expectations have also sky…

Addis Ababa Bole Airport

Airports provide a great variety of people… Sitting at a cafe at Addis Ababa Airport in just one cafe, waiting for my parents-in-law and sister-in-law to join, I watched the same people doing different things at the airport over and over again. At the same time, it was interspersed with the travellers… A good place…