You just can’t win this

Next week, i would be officially engaged. And while i take this step, there are already some nuggets i’ve picked along the way – Avoid Pyrrhic victories at all cost. When it comes to the little arguments, you are advised to argue further at your own risk. Better a warm meal with some good loving… Continue reading You just can’t win this

DeadPool and the birth of R rated super heros

Who has not seen Deadpool yet? For the past 3 weeks, the movie has been on everybody’s lips. I took time to go see the movie and i must say i laughed from start to finish. It was well made and completely natural. I guess it is refreshing to see someone curse soo much on tv and… Continue reading DeadPool and the birth of R rated super heros

Lazy Sunday evening rant – Men’s fashion app

2 hours later and my search for the ideal male fashion app is still futile. As the average Joe in the software industry, the time from waking up to breakfast usually ranges from the 15 to 20 minutes range; with the dress-up part accounting for approximately 2 minutes or less. Lets face it, no guy… Continue reading Lazy Sunday evening rant – Men’s fashion app

Being African (part 2) – Having Malaria in the US

In my last post, I talked about my having malaria in the US during my early days over here. What made this experience unique was my naïvety about the US medical system. I felt the usual malaria symptoms, so I decided to pay a visit to my school’s medical center. After a couple of minutes, the… Continue reading Being African (part 2) – Having Malaria in the US

Being African (part 1) – Malaria as one of those perks

During lunch with some colleagues, a nitwit came up with the bright idea of listing countries we had visited. At this point, everyone took turns to show off their cosmopolitan side – locations were being thrown around, Prague, Australia, India, Oslo etc. It was my turn and I listed France and Dubai – which was it. The Indian fellow… Continue reading Being African (part 1) – Malaria as one of those perks

Halloween, the adults Christmas

Hey everyone, Halloween is around the corner – puke. For the past week, I believe you have had this fact thrown to your face – either at work or during commercials, we have all been reminded that it’s that time of the year. Halloween is fast becoming the new Christmas for adults. Parents look at… Continue reading Halloween, the adults Christmas

Don’t you just love those “Love Triangles?”

At one point or the other, we all have been part of a love triangle. It has always been a rite of passage into adulthood. If you went through the basic hoops of high school, you must have been one of the key players in a love triangle. For those unfortunate enough to have missed… Continue reading Don’t you just love those “Love Triangles?”