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First Love

 

Scrabbling for words

 

A selection of my humour pieces …

The waiter then asked us a question that would change our lives forever.

 

‘Would you like that with fries or paella?’

- The Multi-Legged Nature of Paella, BTW, January 2008

 

If there is one woman who strikes terror into the hearts of Indian men worldwide, apart from their mother-in-law, it is the maid.

- Maid to Order, Windows & Aisles, November 2007

 

My first phase of writer's block lasted between the ages of five and fifteen, at the culmination of which I realized that the exam papers on my desk were for me to write in, and accordingly I scribbled a few dull verses to fill up the blank sheets.

The Writer's Conversations with God, Absolute Write, April 2004

 

My head was immediately filled to the brim with thoughts of penning a best-selling novel, and winning the Booker, Pulitzer and other prestigious prizes, and finding a place in People magazine’s '50 Most Beautiful People Of The World.' But I soon gathered my wits together and realized that achieving so much fame and fortune so quickly might well unsettle my friends and family. So I opted to set my sights lower and start with an article instead. 
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The Novice Humorist, Absolute Write, 16th June 2003

 

Writer’s Showcase, Short-Humour.org.uk, August 2006

 

There was a boy called Salman…

Limerick, DNA, 12 May 2006

 

Some of my Nonfiction Articles:

Why teamwork is always important, Rediff.com, April 2007

 

How to prepare for meetings, Rediff.com, April 2007

 

Job Interviews: Are you dressed right?, Rediff.com, March 2007

 

How to prepare for telephone interviews, Rediff.com, February 2007

 

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