Sunday, September 30, 2007

the never end

i've always been rather distant from my family (heartwise). although i do now understand the meaning of "family background."

i come home to colaba every fortnight. i'd always walk into grandma's room and say "hey grandma." then she would ask me if i am fine, and if i'm liking my job. and how my friends are. i always answered in monosyllables, never giving her more than maybe one or two minutes of my time.

still no one occupies that room, grandma's room. and now when i enter. i still silently say, hi grandma. she's still here i feel. in our lives.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

The irony of the relationship between technology and idleness

One of the purposes of everyday technology (mobiles, laptops, etc.) is to make us more efficient. But we rarely use our 'freed up&...