Oliver Sacks — His Life & His Times

The first time I learned about Oliver Sacks was via the only blog of its kind Brain Pickings. Maria Popova‘s (founder and author at Brain Pickings) wonderful article — Love, Lunacy, and a Life Fully Lived: Oliver Sacks, the Science of Seeing, and the Art of Being Seen — arrested my senses and I was introduced to, the person who will become a major inspiration for … Continue reading Oliver Sacks — His Life & His Times

A City Happens in Love

What Happens When “A City Happens in Love?”

I know him as an anchor on Prime Time, NDTV (Indian News Channel); a journalist who voices his opinion freely, never observed to be biased, and is loved for his freewheeling thoughts often filling our living rooms while he discusses issues of public concerns very candidly. And, in a language understood by a majority – Hindi. He is Ravish Kumar.   I learnt that he … Continue reading What Happens When “A City Happens in Love?”

Beginning & End: The Philosophical pudding!

“What you end up remembering isn’t always the same as what you have witnessed.” Just finished this book. My ego is massaged having learnt that with this I’ve finished 7th Booker Prize Winning Book. But more than that, the book. Ah! How badly it made me write this. First of all, I am in my honeymoon period of reading I guess from a non-reader to … Continue reading Beginning & End: The Philosophical pudding!