Homage to my kids who compare me to T-Rex due to:

1. Lotsa teeth

2. The funny hands


Beef Brahmin's Refrigerator

Beef in Brahmin’s refrigerator

Beef in Brahmin's Refrigerator  (Officially we were  a Brahmin family - so there! ) We were a modern family and ...
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Gulugulu Alamelu Srinivasan

Remembering Gulugulu – “Gulugulu” Alamelu Srinivasan

  My daughter made the formal announcement: On 30 March 2016, my grandmother Alamelu Srinivasan (affectionately called Gulugulu, my mother's ...
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Poppy Day

Remembrance Day : My poppy shall rule

Poppy Day Thoughts on Remembrance Day Why this pacifist immigrant Canadian desi thinks it is important Please note that I ...
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LAG Strong

Reading For Pleasure – By L.A.G. Strong (1896 – 1958)

READING FOR PLEASURE LAG Strong Leonard Alfred George Strong (8 March 1896 – 17 August 1958) was a highly popular ...
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An evening at my daughter’s place (Daughter’s Birthday)

I spent my birthday at my daughter’s apartment in a place called Kipling. We urbanites think it is in the ...
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I certify that:


* I am an adult

* I can drink, drive and vote - if elections are held, bars are open and there are roads

* I am not easily offended, I understand that I can stop reading any time

* I shall not try to kill you or issue death threats

* If I want you to shut up, I will send you lots of money

* I am OK with references to the A word, B word, C word ….Z word and their equivalents in all global languages and dialects

* I shall not break into a sweat if you talk about priests, mullahs, rabbis, swamis, gurus, preachers ... and/or altar boys.