My Ramble

Little boy with big dreams ~ Sahibzada Muhammad Ali, Pakistan’s rising Tennis star

Sahibzada Muhammad Ali happens to live in my neighborhood. The 14 year old boy with striking good looks is studying in 8th grade. He loves junk food, which all kids of his age are apt to, he likes music, movies, TV, Internet and really abhors “sleeping early and studying late in exams”. He likes to… Continue reading Little boy with big dreams ~ Sahibzada Muhammad Ali, Pakistan’s rising Tennis star

Book Reviews

The Little Book of “Native American Wisdom”

I bought this Lilliputian, book on “Native American Wisdom” from the National Museum of the American Indian, Washington. Somehow, it appealed to me, sitting amongst the other mementos in those imposing racks. Time was short and the supply of money wasn’t very promising. Still the little book was hard to ignore. As I child I… Continue reading The Little Book of “Native American Wisdom”

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Good, The Bad and The Ridiculous by Khushwant Singh

The Good, The Bad and the Ridiculous by Khushwant Singh is an anthology of profiles of men and women, some famous others notorious, which the old man has had the honor of meeting or knowing in his lifetime. It contains over 30 profiles of politicians, Ex- Presidents, Prime Ministers, poets, Generals, social workers, dacoits, Viceroys… Continue reading Book Review: The Good, The Bad and The Ridiculous by Khushwant Singh