‘If I’ve said it once, I’ll say it a million times: Walking for exercise is pretty much the best thing you can do for your body in the long term. I get up and go for a walk every day, now. It’s even better with my three dogs for company – it’s our special bonding […]
Have a holly, jolly Christmas!
The sole thing that would prevent an artist from working is his own degree of determination. People who are not artists imagine that there are other things necessary – creativity would likely be the highest on the list, or imagination, perhaps. But this isn’t true. There are many professional artists who have very little creativity. […]
I don’t really celebrate ‘Thanksgiving’ (which falls on the fourth Thursday of November in the US) but it’s definitely a day that reminds me that it is a special occasion for “sharing what we have with those we love”. And, its kinda synonymous with food. Freedom from Want is a painting by American artist Norman […]
I have met artists and creative types who have been ‘in the business’ for years, but every pearl that escapes their mouths is coated in black bile. I’ve put up with a few of them but these days, if I meet anyone new and recognize these traits, I just smile and edge myself out sideways […]
We have not yet reached peak vegan in India, or Bangalore though some of us are inching closer. There is, of course, the age-old Ayurveda mindset recommending that dairy is essential, holding back lacto-vegetarians like myself from taking that cheese-shunning next step towards ‘clean living’. Currently, the two organic, vegan and millet-bowl meccas in Bangalore […]
Swiss child psychologist Dr. Jean Piaget said — “Play is the work of childhood.” Bangalore’s multi-ethnic community, Palm Meadows seemed to be sending everyone a message on Children’s Day through art: Remember to play. At a time when there seems to be a rush for little children to grow up quickly, study hard, be the […]