Tag: personal

Exchanges with a friend

Recently, I had some discussions with a friend of mine. Let’s call this person X. In a tweet that I had recently posted, I expressed interest in knowing better the history of Tipu Sultan. I am interested in Indian history in general, that the politically controversial nature of Tipu’s legacy makes it worth knowing more about this topic. X had some strong opinions about this topic and X quickly started confronting me about it. Read more...

Learning to swim

Hello! How are you, my dear blog? Today I went to the local swimming pool to learn to swim. I am not very good ad this activity. In this post, I’m just going to blurt out some thoughts about what I think about all this. This is going to be a bunch of advice for people who want to get into it, or mostly just a set of instructions that I want to remember myself Read more...

Here cometh 2021

This is in continuation to a previous post, which you can read here. In that post, I try to lay out all the facets of my personality that I am unhappy with and I would like to vanish along with the year 2020. This post will be more hopeful and will lay out how I could change what I was and what lies on the path ahead. These will be the answer to the grievances, my jawab-e-shikwa. Read more...

Here cometh 2021

This is in continuation to a previous post, which you can read here. In that post, I try to lay out all the facets of my personality that I am unhappy with and I would like to vanish along with the year 2020. This post will be more hopeful and will lay out how I could change what I was and what lies on the path ahead. These will be the answer to the grievances, my jawab-e-shikwa. Read more...