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Undisguised panic

“Ohhh, crap!”

Phone battery reads one percent. I’ve spent the last half hour typing an extremely important blog and now that I’m in the final stages and am ready to publish it, crap, my phone battery is about to die. 551 more words

Reality Bites Nonfiction Literary Festival

Reality Bites Nonfiction Literary Festival 2014

Now in its seventh year, Reality Bites brings Australia’s best minds and writers of literary nonfiction to the Noosa Hinterland. 1,004 more words

Performing Arts


I’m working on custom control options of the Google Maps JavaScript API v3. No, this isn’t a techie post. Although I have an overdue one. I’m procrastinating. 335 more words

Reality Bites

Monkey with a jug, or, how to teach history

When William Stubbs resigned his professorship in Oxford in 1884, he published a selection of his lectures. In a strikingly honest preface he admitted that lecturing had been a burden to him and he had consented to lecture only because the university statutes had required this of him twice a year. 1,752 more words

Proper Historian

Plugged In - My Music, My Life


Being an introvert, most of the time I spent in childhood revolved around studies, sketching, writing amateur poems and fictional stories. One man who influenced my childhood was my grandfather – “Bapu” as we used to call him was a Reader in Physics department of a well known college in Lucknow. 1,270 more words

Reality Bites

Life is a m*therf*ckin' bastard.

I’m not going to sugar coat it. Life sucks. Life is a bitch. Life is one gigantic bully.

Life guides you up a pedestal then pulls away the chair just before you can finally sit down and admire all the things you’ve gone through. 328 more words