Nostalgic memories of New Year

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On 1st Jan 1972, the first day of the year, I had got up with groggy eyes after having hardly two to three hours of sleep. On New Year eve I was at old Pune club till wee hours. It was a cold morning in a friend's house. His house was more or less a shelter where I had got ready in semi darkness and then had rushed to catch the bus to my factory. Once I had reached the factory ...
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The New Old

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Every one would like to be young, no one would like to be old is a universally understood idea. However the premise of old age needs to be re stated as its conventional view no longer holds water. Today many positive changes in peoples’ attitudes, life styles, new drugs, better medical care, higher incomes have pushed the old age by at least two decades further. Till a few y...
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My love affair with exhibitions

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First day of my career in Pune and I was taken by two managers of the company to spend the day at an exhibition, where our company also had a stall. We had a working demonstration of a packaged steam boiler there. Raj Kapur was the chief guest in that exhibition and that day he also visited our stall. One of my colleagues from Kerala even asked him to buy the boiler. RK smiling...
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Introduction

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I am a novelist. I started writing novels about nine years back. My two novels, "Make me your friend" and "Stars in your eyes" have been published. They are available to my readers in paperback as well as ebook formats from Amazon, Flipkart etc. I have sent the manuscript of my third novel, "Life is a one time offer" to the publishers. I am shortly going to start my fourth nove...
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Why are festivals important in my life?

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Festivals hold importance in everybody’s lives due to so many reasons. It would be too big a list to mention everyone’s reasons. Here I will enumerate only my reasons, that will describe the importance that our festivals hold in my life: • Festivals make me feel cheerful. • Quite often they are the reasons for my family get togethers. • I live in north India where Diwali an...
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In Pursuit of Happiness

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Always those men who were serious about their missions have achieved more than those who were caught up by the trappings of their status, position or the circumstances. The truth is that the serious people live their passions; they try for achievement and whether they get the results during their lifetimes is not so very important. Achievement in life is generally related with...
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