Monthly Archives: November 2011


I recalled the magnetic induction phenomenon of  my high school physics during my book launch at Landmark in Mumbai, where the presence of celebrities from  diverse arenas seemingly charged up the profile of a  new debut author. One of my … Continue reading

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Grandma and my Lit-Life

Today the 26th of November, 2011 marks an entire decade with a particular void in my life- the loss of my beloved grandmother, Dorothy Castelino, the person most involved in my upbringing. My late mother Louella Lobo Prabhu passed on  … Continue reading

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Revisiting Classic Kid Poems

Some time in the past I was Chief Guest for the awards aspect of a poetry recitation contest for children. This was an endeavour I related to, because synchronized expression that promotes histrionic skills and furnishes the young with a … Continue reading

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Distinctive Demands

Travels around the world acquaint one with distinctive  styles in appealing to a tourist’s generosity. Accustomed to alms’ –seekers in India who reflexively stretch out a hand minutes after they’ve enjoyed a previous response, it was touching that an old … Continue reading

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