Reader Spotlight – Reflecting on the reading journey!

I joined Aniket’s reading program “The Reading Habits“ In its simplest form it is GRP – guided reading program.  I was curious to know, how he runs it & hence joined it.  And over the period of last few months read really sizable number of books with him.  B J Fogg’s Tiny Habits, David Allen’s… Continue reading Reader Spotlight – Reflecting on the reading journey!

When “Death” brings meaning!

Sometime back, I read Paul Kalanithi’s article in New York Times How Long have I got Left?  I remember reading his Stanford article “Before I go also on the same day.  I must have reached through the entangled world wide web.  I registered somewhere in my mind that I need to read this book.  Articles were piercing,… Continue reading When “Death” brings meaning!

Why Bucket List – Persuasive Speech Toastmaster Old Path CC#9.

 I delivered my CC#9 after a long time in InSteel Toastmasters club, Jamshedpur.  And Voila – it was club level best speech!  I too, enjoyed the speech writing and delivery.  Purely a labor of love!  It’s quiet a while that I haven’t yet posted on the blog.  I certainly worked hard on this speech, applied… Continue reading Why Bucket List – Persuasive Speech Toastmaster Old Path CC#9.

Marking in the book: To do or not do?

(Annotated Text: Image Source: WikiMedia) (https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.53/l2c.bc5.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Annotating_Text.jpg)   “Eeeeeee!” screamed my sister at the top pitch.  She looked with disgust as if a giant cockroach was sitting on the book.  Agree; my handwriting resembles a cockroach walk, but I wasn’t writing; I was marking the book!  And my sister never marked in the book.  Her books… Continue reading Marking in the book: To do or not do?