C. Suresh

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I am an Engineer and a Management graduate from IIM-Bangalore. Accepting the definition that "Even if you win a rat-race, you still remain a rat" I have opted out of it in favor of trekking, travel and, now, blogging!


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LATEST ARTICLES ( 454 )

  • Post Hoc

    These Latin tags are addictive, you know. Or, maybe, it is that 'Look how learned he is' looks that I got the last time. Ah! There were sizable component of... Read more

    Posted on 24 April 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Random Queries

    People are so unjust. I, too, am a curious chap and have a lot of doubts about the world around me. If I do not make a nuisance of myself asking people to... Read more

    Posted on 17 April 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Non Sequitur

    There was this time when using Latin tags was the heights of sophistication. So, you would die rather than use 'Therefore', when you could use 'Ergo' and so on. Read more

    Posted on 10 April 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Straw Men

    We, humans, apparently love to give names that are in diametric opposition to the nature of what is being named. Like 'Little John' for someone who towers so... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Socially Conscious

    I have always been very socially conscious as everyone who has had to shove cotton into his ears when in my vicinity can certify. Read more

    Posted on 27 March 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Miracles

    The problem with life is there just are not enough miracles of the right sort. And there are way too many people who will not even allow you to lament about... Read more

    Posted on 20 March 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Mobile Mania

    I think I will never really get this modern world. True, I never really got the old world either but, at least then, I thought I eventually would. The world... Read more

    Posted on 06 March 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Blank

    Ever faced the situation where your mind goes blank? Totally? (There you go again, speaking of that as the permanent state of my mind - IF I have one. Let off o... Read more

    Posted on 27 February 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • False Equivalence

    A eight year old boy pushes a girl off a swing in a park and sits on it himself. As is customary, the screaming match is far hotter between the mothers than... Read more

    Posted on 20 February 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Of a Winner

    We are born; we live; we die; and we fight endlessly about our beliefs about what happens after we die. While we live, we seek relentlessly to 'succeed' and we... Read more

    Posted on 13 February 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Learning from History?

    Why this phrase 'learning from history' should remind me of this rather well-known anecdote, I do not know. (Oh! THAT was not an invitation for you to offer... Read more

    Posted on 06 February 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Nostalgia

    I have never really figured out this nostalgia thing. You know, going all dewy-eyed about a place from where you could hardly wait to get away, when you were... Read more

    Posted on 30 January 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Halos

    I have always wondered about halos. Note, please, that 'always'. So, it is not true that my interest in halos arises only from the fact that light is reflected... Read more

    Posted on 23 January 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Hard Way

    Everyone is born naive but I seem to have stayed that way. There is so much that I never do understand though everyone else around me seems to be quite wise to... Read more

    Posted on 17 January 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • English-Vinglish?

    For as long as I can remember, I have always been told to tone down my English. If I had a penny for every time someone told me so, I would be rich enough to... Read more

    Posted on 09 January 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Another New Year

    Here that dratted thing comes over again, setting off that itch. 2016 is kicked out unceremoniously and 2017 walks insouciantly in. Read more

    Posted on 02 January 2017 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • A Christmas Rant

    Ho! Ho! Ho! And a bottle of rum... Err...maybe some wires got crossed. It is unlikely that Santa Claus comes roaring down chimneys, singing 'Ho! Ho! Ho! And a... Read more

    Posted on 26 December 2016 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Free!

    If I move around in a permanent state of confusion, it is not my fault. Most of it is thanks to the fact that people are so complicated. Just see what happens... Read more

    Posted on 19 December 2016 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Words Maketh a Man

    By now, I am sure, you are all convinced that the only mantra for success is to check out what I am doing and do the exact opposite. It is practically a social... Read more

    Posted on 12 December 2016 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Outdated Lessons

    When, like me, you learn anything at all under protest and with much grief at being put through the torture, it is heartbreaking to find that you have spent... Read more

    Posted on 05 December 2016 DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION