Content Writing

Marketing automation software success and content

“On paper, the process of adding marketing automation might look simple but if a company’s existing lead generation processes, databases or systems are inefficient or it doesn’t have the right sort of messaging content to make things personal, it won’t get the results it…

19th April 2014
Graphics Reblog Tech

Susan Kare’s portrait of Steve Jobs

parislemon: Andy Hertzfeld on Susan Kare: One day, I came over to her cubicle to see what she was working on, and I was surprised to see her laboring over a tiny icon portrait of Steve Jobs. Icons were only 32 by 32 black or…

7th April 2014
Fears Random

Pop goes the bubble

What happens to your thoughts? The important ones, I mean. Those that you want to underline with every neon colour you can find. Bold, italicise, the ones you resolve to never strike out. But then there are the superscripts. The asterisks. The ifs and…

6th April 2014
Life Loves Travel

G, G & G(oa)

Exactly a week ago, I got the surprise of my life. Let’s just say there were some wonderful people, biriyani and a ring involved 😉 At midnight, as my 24th birthday rolled in, I found myself sitting in the bleak office of Seabird Travels…

5th April 2014
Family Food Life

A slab of memories

My trips to Belgaum as a kid are vague memories, but there are some things I will never forget. My grandfather, sitting in his favourite armchair in the living room, speaking into not one but two rotary-dial telephone receivers. To an awe-struck child,  he…

1st March 2014
Bitching Life Loves

Why is it so fashionable to trash Valentine’s Day?

(Photo credit: http://shutterbooth.com)  When I was in my early teens, I remember having a conversation with a friend who was a good 8-10 years older than me. S/he said “Don’t lose this feeling you have towards romance”. At that time I found it odd because…

9th February 2014
Life People Writing

You vs you

When your life is turned upside down, there’s always a before and an after. Books, movies and songs tell you about the before part — but it’s the after that’s really unsettling. Not scary, because you’ve grappled through the darkest moments and you know…

2nd February 2014
Family Fears Friends Life

Goodbye, 2013

“It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. We all know that our time in this world is limited, and that eventually all of us will end up underneath some sheet, never to wake up. And yet it is always a…

31st December 2013