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Curtain Call - An Anthology

Book: Curtain Call Publishers: Half Baked Beans .  Compiled & Edited by: Rafaa Dalvi Pages: 230 Format Available: Print ( Amazon ) \ Curtain Call is an upcoming anthology releasing in August 2016. Featuring…

The History of My Country's Future - India 2050

This post would go on to be selected as one of the  Winners of the prompt 'Vision 2050'   Dear diary,  I was listening to dad and grandpa talk and boy, am I glad! I am glad that I can travel the length and…

The Story of a Suicide: A Story of You & I

Story / Project: Story of a Suicide Author: Sriram Ayer (Founder, 'NalandaWay Foundation') Genre: Contemporary fiction Review: The first chapter begins with an attempted suicide. Before the last word …

Recipe - Easy Eggless Chocolate Cake

Most of my Foodgasm posts tend to be non-vegetarian dishes. That is just me. But I do look to add recipes for dishes that strike me as being a touch above the normal. And one of the dishes we made at home that definitely f…

The Saviour

A black man is the President of the United States of America.   I can see the map of any corner of the entire world with my small pocket talking device.  Children and adults run on the streets staring at their mobiles and ch…

Robert the Doll

I do not want to use the word ugly but he is not a handsome doll. Barely humanoid in features, his face is pockmarked as though ravaged by disease. The sailor's outfit is a size too large. Not even the dog sitting upon …

Caught Red Handed: Doggone it!!

Who's been selling our household items on the streets without our knowledge? Who's been using our garden as his personal toothpick collection?  Who's been stealing food from the kitchen and blaming it on…

Heimlich maneuver - for adults, children, infants, pregnant women, yourself & your pets

2 months ago, a young doctor died in Trissur when she choked on a piece of food while at the mall food court. What was really tragic was that she was not alone -  there were hundreds of people in the mall at that time. And yet,…

You never know where your journey in life will take you...

You do know that they are some of the biggest movie and music stars of their generation.  What you don't know is where the magic all began.  Hugh Jackman (Wolverine) was a high school gym teacher. To earn extra mon…