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Late Indeed

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

Lunch Hour at the Food Court. As usual, we were busy with the day’s chatter. Halfway through a friend got up to get a glass of water. And it was at that exact minute that I recollected that he had asked me to remind him about a meeting. I called […Click here to read more]

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Where is the Data !?!

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

A phone conference between the IT Teams of two companies undergoing a merger and are expected to share some data. A: We have given the list of all the data that we require. Where do we stand on that? B: We have analyzed all the requirements and we will provide […Click here to read more]

Rearranging the Clouds

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

The other day, a few colleagues and I were walking from one building to another. The sun was rather too harsh for my taste. Me:  Oh, how I wish I could rearrange the clouds! Colleague:  Don’t worry! You will get it soon. A new CLOUD update was announced yesterday. I found it funny as she […Click here to read more]

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Between the Manager and the Crow

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

This conversation happened amongst a group of friends. I have retained just the interesting comments. A: How do u put the following in professional English “A crow dropped its excreta over me”? B: Err… I am in deep shit..!!??!! A: I had to go home and change. I have to explain it to […Click here to read more]

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FYI and A

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

One fine day, at office A: What is “and A..??” B: huh..?? A: FYI and A..?? B: For Your Information and Action. A: Are we supposed to act on the email that we just received? B: Yes. A: Are you acting on it? B: Yup. A: How are you acting […Click here to read more]

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My Daddy Strongest

May 12, 2015 shalady 2

My college had this strange habit of sending scorecards home. They insisted that parents of the ward should visit the campus and talk to the professors, if their ward had low scores. This is the memory of one such time when my scorecard was sent home. My mom knew I was into […Click here to read more]

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World Water Day 2012

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

Dear Diary. There is a blogging competition at my office and I desperately want to send in an entry. Well, I have never really felt acute shortage of water anywhere in my life. And whenever there was a slightest bit of problem, there was a solution just around the corner. And I […Click here to read more]

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Locked out Luck

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

There is an old Hindi Saying ‘ Dene Wala Jab Bhi Deta, Deta Chappad Phaad Ke’. It roughly means, ‘You cannot have anything in small amounts, It is all or nothing’. The following happened to me on the evening of 13.Nov.2011. Funny and unlucky in equal parts. Imagine this is you […Click here to read more]

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Sibling Squabble

May 12, 2015 shalady 0

Anyone with siblings would know that squabbles and arguments as kids is inevitable. And once you start enjoying those silly fights, it is going to be really irritating for the parents.  Luckily for my parents, we sisters never hit each other but our voices could get pretty loud. My mom […Click here to read more]