Loud People

This is just fun. I am at a cafe now, trying to catch up with some readings and writings. This person in the other table is so damn loud that I cannot do anything. My noise cancelling headphones have miserably failed. Now what is he talking about? Here you go:…

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ReMeMbeRiNg mY daYs oF YorE!!

In a not so distant past, I enjoyed being ill…it allowed me to dodge studies with Damni’s reluctant approval…Those evenings are my most memorable ones. Maa would pamper me generously and Damni, as always, would be suspicious about whether my sickness is for real or feigned. My return to reality…

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Good tidings for Bob Woolmer

বব ৱুলমাৰলৈ এটা সুখবৰ ডিচেম্বৰ মাহত “এখন নেখেলা খেল” বুলি এটা ব্লগ লিখিছিলোঁ| তাৰ ঠিক পাছতেই আমাৰ বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়খন ৰাষ্ট্ৰীয় (আমেৰিকান) ফুটবলৰ চেম্পিয়ন হয়| সেইদিনা ৰাতি আমাৰ ইয়াত চবৰে যি ফূৰ্ত্তি| আমি কেইটামানে খেল শেষ হোৱাৰ ১০ মিনিটমান আগতে গম পালোঁ যে আজি আমাৰ জিকা ধুৰূপ| গতিকে লগে লগে দৌৰ মাৰিলোঁ…

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Black Widow (Not a poem !)

BLACK WIDOW   Joy and happiness That shower in Makes me feel complete Fragrance of pure love Trickles by my heart I nurture my sweet dreams And snatch the colors dancing in the air I hold your hand And whisper Isn’t this a beautiful world…… Just as I try to…

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A small piece

I just returned from a week long vacation from Guwahati. I visit it perhaps twice or if I'm lucky, thrice a year. The slow but steady changes in the city, good and bad, strike me on every visit – just as it would any other infrequent visitor. I'll dwell on…

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My stints with Assam Sahitya Sabha

Till date I had only been to 2 sessions of Asom Sahitya Sabha. One a very pleasant experience , the other….I think thats more real these days . My first visit was to the Doomdooma meeting/ exhibition / session. Mahim Bora was the president that year.I went with my family…

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Bill Gates on Education: US Congressional hearing

http://www.gatesfoundation.org   March 7, 2007U.S. Senate Committee Hearing Washington, D.C. Written Testimony by Bill Gates, co-chair Editor's note: Bill Gates was invited to provide testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions on March 7, 2007. Below is an excerpt of his written testimony as it relates…

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