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Wedding RINGS have dislodged me

Editorial Note #1:This article was originally published 11/11/02. I am currently on holiday and unless titled Dispatches, then what you are reading was scheduled for publication in advance of my…

My baba’s blog

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Tunnels aren’t fun

As most of you are aware, I’m living with Baba these days. Baba’s a very rational and controlled man – he likes things exactly where he’s placed them and in…

Some minors

.1. Baba no longer says ‘goodbye’ when we are finished having a conversation on the telephone. From what I have been able to deduce, he has concluded that ending a…

Living with Baba

Last Baba and I lived together was when I was 13, and the relationship then was very different than it is today. Nineteen years brings with it many changes… So…

Recurring Dream

Since a little girl, I have always had the same dream. I don’t know what it means, and I don’t know why I have it when I have it. Alone, I…

Conversation with baba: War of the sexes part 1

I will provide you the context of this within the coming little while… (Meet my dad, the feminist.) “How could he possibly be interested in a woman that’s so obviously…

Occupied Bombay

.1. I’ve decided to redecorate my room and give it more of a Bombay-While-Occupied-By-Britain feel. The Colonialist /Oppressor feel will be brought about by many multi coloured items, all lined…

Fundraising with pappy

Whenever my dad picks me up to go somewhere, I usually try to pimp his ride. He has a nice little Mercedes and so it’s only natural that I try…

Here’s the thing…

It’s been 24 hours and so I feel it’s safe to indulge in the following… My dad forgot my birthday. Bad enough that Tamer Hagras didn’t send me flowers (it…

Even Baba’s a sinner

.1. I work with Fernando. Every time I run into him, I want to pull on white bellbottoms, dance and sing “Are the stars bright, Fernando?” Even when seated in…

Scorpio, Scots & MAURA Notes

Don’t let this blog fool you; don’t think you know me. .1. A ‘WORD UP’ to Maura as she gave me a heart attack and a serious shout out on…

Genealogy Notes

.1. Attention to all whom I come in contact with (citizens, countrymen, Romans…): Regardless of whether it is today or next month, you, that’s correct: YOU. You shall become fodder…

CEPAL Notes

.1. As I was seated in my car early last evening, Bruce started singing ‘Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town’ (not a minute too soon). I rocked out in the…