A diploma, a farewell and some tears

10 years ago Shaili Desai 5
So, this March, I finally left Ahmedabad (although not for good, I hope) because my education is over. I got my post-graduate diploma in Management! Officially, I know everything now! 😛 I stayed back for some days after the Convocation, hoping to spend some days in solitary confinement, enjoying my own company in my own Read More

Book Review- Jana Bibi’s Excellent Fortunes by Betsy Woodman

10 years ago Shaili Desai 5
Writing a book review becomes enjoyable when reading the book has given one some pleasure and I have to say, writing this review is one of the easiest things I’ve done. Jana Bibi’s Excellent Fortunes by Betsy Woodman is the story of Jana Laird, a woman with a mission to save Hamara Nagar, a town where Read More

No Reservations- Train Journeys in India

10 years ago Shaili Desai 1
Something that was waiting to be heard, somewhere in a corner of my laptop hard disk. After all, this blog need not always be about just books! ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————- NO RESERVATIONS Train journeys are boring, especially when travelling alone. More so, when you are travelling in an air conditioned coach. The windows are closed, with dark Read More

Book Review- Love, Peace and Happiness: What more can you want?

11 years ago Shaili Desai 2
Book Title: Love, Peace and Happiness: What more can you want? Author: Rituraj Verma “Stories surround us.” So starts the text on the back cover of the Book ‘Love, Peace and Happiness: What more can you want?’ And I thought it was just another one straight out of the league of books inspired by Chetan Bhagat Read More

What happens in my room !

11 years ago Shaili Desai 10
WHAT HAPPENS IN MY ROOM… There is a huge mountain of ice cream at one corner of the room. (No, it’s in boxes) No, there’s no chocolate, I don’t really like chocolate so much. I run around naked and there are crazy drunken orgies in my room regularly. BAZZINGA ! (As Sheldon Cooper would say, Read More

BC of the Day #7: Anonymous Hacktivists

11 years ago Shaili Desai 3
  “Beware the 9th of June, we take back what is ours” Anonymous     Already, some 500 people have agreed to participate in the non-violent protest against Internet curbs in Hyderabad. Support for protests in cities like Mumbai, New Delhi and Kolkata, is also gaining momentum. The numbers are increasing while I write this. Read More