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#A2ZChallenge: U is for Unsolicited Advice

Dear Unsolicited Advice, CC to “Bag of Salt” Unsolicited, from Latin, “sollicitus”, meaning, “I have a finger to put in every pie so we can all eat better pies.” Some lexicon liberties might have been taken in that statement. Here is some unsolicited advice for you, Unsolicited Advice. Why are you so needy? You show… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge: U is for Unsolicited Advice

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#A2ZChallenge: O is for Odisha

Dear Odisha, (referring to Odisha, the state where Devdutt Pattanaik, Sona Mohapatra and Biswa Kalyan Rath are from, and Odia/ Odia are the people and the language, no other epithet needed, thank you) You have brought me so much joy. I am an Odia, loud and proud. I have lived through the age of being… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge: O is for Odisha

#A2ZChallenge · Home and Organization · Pet Peeves · Pointless Observations · So Unnecessary

#A2ZChallenge: L is for Lizard

Dear Lizards of the world, or at least the ones in my house Ok. I cannot be writing to you because we are not on talking terms. So, I will just write these completely unorthodox verses with no pentameter of any sort, iambic or otherwise. As an ode to our long-standing stand-off. There was once… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge: L is for Lizard

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#A2ZChallenge: K is for K

Dear K You remember what happened with Pluto in 2006? Gus has still not gotten over it. There Pluto was, minding its business rotating on an axis, playing ice-ice baby, when it was demoted to “dwarf planet”. By one diabolical International Astronomical Union (IAU). If I did n’t know better, I would say “so caricaturish… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge: K is for K

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#A2ZChallenge: H is for Halloween

Dear Halloween As you might be aware, your influence grows in India, October by October. And by India, of course I mean only a handful of the big cities with decent bandwidth for Netflix and several global villagers (citizens? nomads? denizens?). Halloween is a family-friendly festivity that has thankfully escaped the ire of the morality… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge: H is for Halloween

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#A2ZChallenge April 06: E is for Elevator Pitch

Hey Elevators, You guys - with the insanely coincidental Nordic first names - Otis, ThyssenKrupp, Kone and others, do you know about this thing called The Elevator Pitch? This extreme sport is killing people! What is the Elevator Pitch The Elevator Pitch is "pitched" as a viagra for corporate performance and sometimes even unwittingly trolls… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge April 06: E is for Elevator Pitch

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#A2ZChallenge April 04: C is for Cupcake Empowerment

Dear Cupcakes United, People might say this is a conspiracy theory but I don't think you got the memo. Your cousins, the Muffins, and the world in general, is quietly launching an overthrow. I care for you because you are the real deal, but you should so get in touch with your HR folks about a… Continue reading #A2ZChallenge April 04: C is for Cupcake Empowerment