Happy New Year Resolution-ing!

We are currently in the “New Year Resolutions” (NYR) season and it’s common to hear stuff like: “I tell you I will lose that ‘extra’ holiday weight in no time”, “This time next year I will be in a new job, you just...

A gift for the New Year!

In the midst of reflecting on the year that has gone by and anxious, curious planning for the year turning anew, here’s a wish. A wish for a gift. A gift of stillness. Stillness of mind. So it is no longer a burning fire of desires but a steady inward glow, of a...

The only place you have to live in!

At the turn of the century, I was in India and part of a successful company. I was working on a game-changing venture in the government sector, a challenging segment for the software industry. Along with the talented and hard-working owner of the company, I had given...

Everyone deserves a chance!

Beth and I recently celebrated our 5th marriage anniversary. To mark the occasion we went to an elegant restaurant in Manchester. We were very excited, both for the occasion and the venue.  In a true food connoisseur style we decided to order a tasting menu – a...

Begin somewhere!

I was recently building my new website and it was logical to think about a blog, too. I genuinely wanted to share my learning and thoughts via this popular medium but was concerned.  In fact, I was truly worried. Firstly, I don’t see myself as a writer;...