Sunday, February 22, 2009


...that it is impossible to know all aspects of another human being. Or even to know all about just that one aspect. Both seem impossible. But then how well do we know ourselves. We might not really be as strong as we think we are. Or as weak. In both cases we didn't really know ourselves as well as we thought.

Wednesday, February 04, 2009


'...There's a legend about an Indian chef. Apparently he would bake live birds into pies, so that they flew out the moment guests began their meal...'

From the article 'Magicians' in The Hindu/ Metroplus of 31 Jan 09.