Monthly Archives:

December 2008

  • Life

    Au révoir 2008; Bienvenue 2009

    2008 has been a rollercoaster of a year. For me personally. I started off 2008 with just about a couple of hundred dollars in my bank account desperately looking for jobs.…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: A Suitable Boy

    I finished reading the book ‘A Suitable Boy‘ by Vikram Seth today. I must warn you: To those who haven’t read the book and wish to do so, SPOILERS AHEAD!! I…

  • Life

    I’m so thankful

    I’m so very thankful For the family I have For the friends I’ve made and kept For the opportunities I’ve been given For my education For the jobs I have For…

  • Life lessons

    It’s a scary place

    Taking up a new job is scary — meeting new people, learning new rules, being in a new place, opening up to people, trying to build a relationship with them… Making…

  • Gratitude

    Makes it all worthwhile…

    Thursday was the last day of school for the year. Thursday night was a presentation night at the school where students were rewarded for effort, performance, community service and the like.…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Want what you can’t have

    So summer has officially begun. It means beach time for some (to get away from the heat) and tan time for others. I recently had a conversation with a colleague (And…