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From a Christmas Bah Humbug

For Christmas ‘Bah Humbugs’ Everywhere: ‘Tis the night before Christmas and my views haven’t changed The world is running around like it’s totally deranged; Tinsel and turkeys and shopping galore, It really all is such a frightful bore. Cooped up with the family, you’d rather not be Hoovering up needles from under the tree, Buying mountains…

Landing up in Landour

“A month long course!” They exclaimed, “but why go all the way to Landour, why not do it in Delhi?” Hmm, well let’s see shall we…….. In Delhi the temps are currently 39C, in Landour it’s 18C. In Delhi one is surrounded by buildings, here, the hills. In Delhi the air is of dubious quality,…

Books and Art

There is a new India emerging. I noticed the change when I came back 20 months ago. There are now opportunities that didn’t exist 15 or even 10 years ago. For this reason, I love this time of year. It starts with the Jaipur Lit Fest, now in its 10th year. Invariably excellent speakers, interesting…