Author: gokulvarmank

Writer, blogger, bibliophile, numismatist, philatelist, networking engineer, amateur photographer, traveller, tourer, die hard biker, philosophical, individually optimist, societally pessimist, anarchist, monarchist, megalomaniac

Year End Review

It has been a long time since I wrote. Changes tend to do that to you. Tumultous changes, that completely change your life. Caught in the swirling flux of life that changes drastically all around you one is left with…

Ode To A Mobile Phone

It was almost three years to the day when you entered my life. Today you leave my life. This is a tribute to you, the Nokia Lumia 720 that had been a partner of my life for the past 1000…

Lessons From The Blind

Yesterday was just a regular day with me returning home in a BMTC Volvo bus. It is generally a short commute and I usually spend my time observing people around me. Euphemisms and sniggers can be generated for the previous…

The Gift of Hope

I have often felt myself unlucky for never having experienced relationships. But now I consider myself lucky for that. Rather a clean slate than a slate muddied up. Forgive me, dear reader, if I tend to uncharacteristically dawdle on matters…

The Unexpected Passenger

His eyes were bloodshot, weary but alert as the icy winds kept a steady pummel on him. His bushy beard still had brown remnants of a puddle strewn over him by a passing SUV a few hundred kilometers back. His…