Commitment

I weigh 193.6 lbs today - that is 88 kgs. In kgs it looks a lot smaller but it is what it is. My ideal weight should be 131 lbs. I am like 60 lbs overweight. My BMI is 30. something. I am overweight. I need to accept that. I travelled once to the US …

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Exorbitant shipping costs on Amazon

I love shopping on Amazon. It has most of the products and books that I have. My very traditional family would perhaps not approve but I do love the luxury of online shopping. My issues are that: I am not eligible for an Amazon Gift card as am not based in the US or have …

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The Help

On Thursday, our university had an International Writing Day celebration. Being the self-claimed writer that I want to be, I decided to go too.The free lunch was not an incentive, believe me. Thursday morning was spent literally in pain, at my desk. My eyes were sore for some strange reason. Honestly the place I wanted …

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Troll- the evil that men do—

Do you ever troll those who have been in your past lives and see how they are doing for themselves now ? Shamefacedly I must confess I do. Silently like the paparazzi pursuing celebrities, I like to read about my past contacts, people who didn't "treat" me well and people who were just there in …

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Trips, trips and luggage

I was in Boston for four days attending a research ethics course at the Mecca of Medicine, at least in my assessment. Having gone with almost no expectation at all, I must assert that I learnt a lot, made some new friends and enjoyed myself. On the health front, apart from the first day, when …

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