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December 1, 2012

The mystery of the Immortal Protozoan

The Lion’s Mane Jellyfish Did you know that some species of jellyfish or protozoans (in the parlance of the big-bang-theory-world of geeks) never die. According to a report in New York Times — at any stage of its development  — this species can transform itself back to a polyp,  the jellyfish’s earliest stage […]
November 28, 2012

Rock With Me ( Rockstar A Love Story, 2)

…and he hadn’t even begun From the time this rockstar stepped on stage, he drew every eye in the house including hers. He paused, the light reflecting off his dark black-blue skin, cocooning him in a cobalt glow, growing in size, larger and larger to encompass the entire audience—till he and them […]
November 16, 2012

Rockstar – A Love Story (1)

The Rage of a Rockstar  He smashed the Stratocaster on the wooden floor of the stage, the sound of the breaking chords echoing around the empty auditorium, circling once, twice, thrice before it penetrated the darkness inside his soul lighting it up like the Fourth-of-July fireworks. He raised his head […]
November 14, 2012

Why NaNoWriMo is so like BODYPUMP™

Discovering new muscles! 1st November dawned bright and sunny. Okay it was as sunny as can be expected when you live in the centre of the universe (aka London) and on the days leading upto November, the weather was schizophrenic enough to drive the toughest stiff-upper-lipped-Brit to crack a wail […]
November 10, 2012

Why I had to grow up to appreciate Diwali

Of Laxmi Bombs, Mysore Pak & not having to break the rules anymore LAXMI BOMBS “Oh! We must buy some fireworks this year for Diwali in fact I’d so love to burst some Laxmi bombs….” I stopped. Good God! Had I just said that? Since being mercilessly teased by the […]