Adventures of Pravin Gandhi – Footloose in America

Before leaving USA for good, I hit the vagabond road. I had left my work place and left my house-share in Royal Oak, Michigan, and was staying with my cool cousins in Chicago. I went… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves | Pregnant with Gossip

My entry in the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge on the topic of Curves. My entry is a surprising, very very different, expressionist one, titled “Three Pregnant Women Gossipping”. Please do comment.

Pravin Gandhi’s Travels – Footloose in Scandinavia Part II – Across the Arctic Circle

Part-1 of my post “Footloose in Scandinavia” described my journey over a Norwegian Fjord. (If you missed it, you can see it here: LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN Above the Arctic Circle, the… Continue reading

Pravin Gandhi’s travels – footloose in Scandinavia – fjords of Norway

This a description of two fantastic journeys in Scandinavia, i.e. Norway and Sweden. I arrived at Oslo, the capital city of Norway in the morning, from Copenhagen, where I had left my luggage… Continue reading

Pravin Gandhi’s Travels – Mississippi moon shinin’ on me

“Keep on rollin’, Mississippi moon, won’t you keep on shinin’ on me” – Doobie Brothers, “Black Water” I bid goodbye to my alma mater, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, and drove out early morning at… Continue reading

Pravin Gandhi’s Travels – Footloose in Europe

Last Diwali, while executing an ultimatum from the wife to get rid of my “junk”, I found two sepia-toned, almost tattered sheets of neatly type-written itenerary of my travel through Europe as a vagabond.… Continue reading

Pravin Gandhi’s Travels – A Bridge on the River: Rajamundry

Our House, was a very very very fine house – Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young At dusk, a child of 5 stood with his mother on the upper floor balcony of an old… Continue reading

About a Chief Minister and a Boss

Watching a video of a much-in-the-news chief minister of an Indian state, I couldn’t help recalling someone from my professional life. That person was my boss in the early nineties. The minister had been invited… Continue reading

2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. PravinGandhino1’s blog was viewed about 1,800 times in 2012.… Continue reading

How “DON’T” dents our lives

The comedian Bill Cosby once famously remarked that he grew up thinking his name was “DONT“! As if it is not enough that we are constrained by having just 5 senses, and the… Continue reading