On the Road: A Musing


When one is obsessed with Haruki Murakami then after reading Sputnik Sweetheart one ends up reading Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” sooner or later. The first time Sumire met Miu, she talked about Jack Kerouac’s novels. Sumire was absolutely nuts about Kerouac. She always had her Literary Idol of the Month, and at that point … More On the Road: A Musing

Master of Foods for Thought (Musing on “Master of None”)


One of the newest Netflix original shows is Aziz Ansari’s “Master of None”. After debuting last year the show got largely positive reviews. I watched it for the reviews, for “Parks and Recreation” and of course for the Indian connection. The Indian Ansari is playing an Indian guy Dev. Purely for Indian connection I had … More Master of Foods for Thought (Musing on “Master of None”)

1Q84


I just finished reading Haruki Murakami’s 1Q84 yet I am not hungover like I was after reading ‘Norwegian Wood’ and ‘Kafka on the Shore’. There is no deep yearning to close the eyes and get back to the places the characters journeyed in. There is no sense of alienation from the world because I just … More 1Q84