The Sexual Politics of Yeats’s ‘Leda and the Swan’ – The Atlantic


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Like A Smooth Knight By Z-Jay In the style of an X Factor finalist (UK) :) :) Have Fun.


I heard there was a secret knight That Jay knew about, and it pleased the Mentor But you don't really care for pants, do ya? Well, it goes like this The fourth, the fifth The minor fall and the major lift The baffled Mentor composing Wow Wow Wow Wow Wow I'm not here to say I'm … Continue reading Like A Smooth Knight By Z-Jay In the style of an X Factor finalist (UK) 🙂 🙂 Have Fun.

RAK movement – Random acts of kindness today


Leave a kind message anywhere (in a library book, on a computer etc.) House chores can be tiring – offer a helping hand Wardrobe overflowing? Donate clothes to a charity Pay for someone else’s meal today Start the day right – make breakfast for everyone Someone looking lost? Help them with directions Share today’s food … Continue reading RAK movement – Random acts of kindness today

Our Rude Onion Love


By Z-Jay's Band A Love Song For Edie - Funny Song 🙂 This one's for you Lord Pondicherry! My love for you is like the most rude onion, Your face reminds me of intelligent spiders, Together, we are like muffins and pepper. Oh darling Edie, My rude onion, My intelligent carrot, The perfect companion to … Continue reading Our Rude Onion Love

51% of younger Millennials stressed most about relationships | Ladders


What different generations worry about Here is what each one is the most anxious about: Younger Millennials: Relationships (51%) Older Millennials: Relationships (49%) Gen Xers: Relationships (42%) Younger Baby Boomers: Money (39%) Older Baby Boomers: Relationships (37%) Silent Generation: Health (29%) via 51% of younger Millennials stressed most about relationships | Ladders

Monday Column – 10 Mottos of Life – Random Pick


Take a Random Pick of the Motto. Think about it. Relate it to your life stage. See meaning into it. Compare your life state and Facts with the words. Do they resonate? Is there a message there for you?  Can you choose one of these Random lines as your Motto for the Rest of your … Continue reading Monday Column – 10 Mottos of Life – Random Pick

Random Acts of Kindness – Choose one. I have.


Save water – take a shorter shower todayMake someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate themFight climate change – go vegetarian for today!Someone wronged you? Forgive themTaking public transport? Offer your seat to someone elseFeed a stray animal if you spot oneSurprise your parents with flowersOld laptop or mobile lying around? Donate itHelp … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness – Choose one. I have.

My Random Acts of Kindness suggestions


Smile at 3 people today Treat a friend – buy them lunch! Offer to help your neighbours/friends with chores Compliment someone today! Gift someone something they complimented you for House chores can be tiring – offer a helping hand Hug your parents Surprise your parents with flowers Share today’s food with your neighbour! Feeling brave? … Continue reading My Random Acts of Kindness suggestions

Success and Failure


SUCCESS ~ FAILURE —- Spiritual unfoldment takes place through experience of such opposites as pleasure and pain, success and failure, virtue and vice. Both extremes are equally necessary for the fulfillment of life although they appear to be direct opposites of each other. In fact, from a larger point of view, the opposites of experience … Continue reading Success and Failure

10 Things That Happen To Your Body If You Walk Every Day


I am a MORINING WALKER Primarily. I also do Afternoon walks and evening Walks and I agree with every thing here. Dhananjay Parkhe   10 Things That Happen To Your Body If You Walk Every Day *LIFE STORY On Aug 8, 2018 You’ll be shocked to learn what happens to your body just from walking … Continue reading 10 Things That Happen To Your Body If You Walk Every Day

10 Of The Weirdest Things The Chinese Government Has Banned


10 Of The Weirdest Things The Chinese Government Has Banned OLIVER TAYLOR JULY 2, 2018 Censorship is a big deal in China, where the government has made it clear that it will go to any length to control information. The Chinese government strictly controls news spread through the Internet and mass media, consequently deciding what its citizens … Continue reading 10 Of The Weirdest Things The Chinese Government Has Banned

WOW ! 400 Followers – Again ! Thank you.


I never thought, I would have any followers or BFFFs as I have come to call my readers - The Best Friends, Followers and Fans!  I love them and their comments and likes. I like to read their blogs and like and comment. For a short while when I reached a 360 number, I added … Continue reading WOW ! 400 Followers – Again ! Thank you.

How to Become a Professional Sleeper (Career Path)


How to Become a Professional Sleeper (Career Path) Joanna Zambas Is your morning alarm usually followed by 15-20 snoozes? Do you find getting out of bed every morning extremely difficult? And do you crawl through work each day at work, dreaming about home-time and climbing back into bed for some much-need beauty sleep? If this … Continue reading How to Become a Professional Sleeper (Career Path)

6 legit jobs that seem too good to be true | Ladders


Who says working a 9-to-5 job has to be a drag? Turning your biggest passion or a fun pastime into a career can make you start loving your life during the week rather than merely living for the weekend. And you’d be surprised by how many pleasurable activities in life can be turned into professions. … Continue reading 6 legit jobs that seem too good to be true | Ladders

Retired husband – Humour


RETIRED HUSBAND (I love this guy)😂😉 (Courtesy: a friend on WhatsApp)                       After I retired, my wife insisted that I accompany her on her trips to the Hypermarket. like most men, I found shopping boring and preferred to get in and get out.    my … Continue reading Retired husband – Humour

10 Amazing Women You’ve Never Heard Of


JONATHAN H. KANTOR AUGUST 9, 2018   While you’ve probably heard of Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, and Susan B. Anthony, history is filled with amazing women whom most people have never heard of. Whether this is due to the misogynistic nature of past historians or simply because people failed to take note of their work while they … Continue reading 10 Amazing Women You’ve Never Heard Of

Random Acts of Kindness. I have chosen one. Please choose one.


Hug your parents Send flowers to a friend or a family member! Tell a friend about ARK/World Kindness Day Help somebody with a chore they need done! We walk past homeless people every day; can you spare them 5 minutes of your time? Bake something for your family/friends Remember that friend you haven’t seen for … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness. I have chosen one. Please choose one.

Random phrases for today. So far the day is cool :)


High And Dry Meaning: To be left behind; abandoned. Being in a helpless situation without a way to recover.  No. Not happening. Don't Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch Meaning: Do not rely on something you are not sure of. I agree with this phrase wholeheartedly. Roll With the Punches Meaning: To tolerate or endure through the unexpected mishappenings you may … Continue reading Random phrases for today. So far the day is cool 🙂

”God thirsts for honest love.”Meher Baba


''God thirsts for honest love.''Meher Baba Can we love God this way?Ask Baba in a pure and sincere way for the miracle of unconditional Love. And the Beloved will make it come true. Goes: ''Don't worry; all this is illusion. You should love me and be honest and faithful. You must be so honest in … Continue reading ”God thirsts for honest love.”Meher Baba

Random Phrases indicate how day will progress for me sometimes.:)


Tough It Out Meaning: To remain resillient even in hard times; enduring.  This is so true.  I have to work on the paper for 10 days now and I must finish it today. Love Birds Meaning: A pair of people who have a shared love for each other.  Hmmmm..... Wonder what this means today Let Her Rip Meaning: Permission to start, … Continue reading Random Phrases indicate how day will progress for me sometimes.:)

The Sarcastic And Thundery Best Friend A Poem by Jay


The Sarcastic And Thundery Best Friend A Poem by Jay Whose best friend is that? I think I know. Its owner is quite angry though. She was cross like a dark potato. I watch her pace. I cry hello. She gives her best friend a shake, And screams I've made a bad mistake. The only … Continue reading The Sarcastic And Thundery Best Friend A Poem by Jay

How’ll the day unfold for me, Stars… errr .. The Random phrases foretell


Keep Your Shirt On Meaning: Keeping calm. Usually said by someone who is trying to avoid making others upset. Yes. This is coming true.  Wouldn't Harm a Fly Meaning: Nonviolent; someone who is mild or gentle. I started with a Narcissist's shameless self promo WhatsApp messages bombarded every day. I know the guy is desperate to make money but … Continue reading How’ll the day unfold for me, Stars… errr .. The Random phrases foretell

Love and Happiness.


If you want to be certain about the object of love before giving your love, it is only a form of calculating selfishness. Love in which there is no sense of restraint cannot be born of a conviction which is based upon things accessible to the mind Love and happiness are the only important things … Continue reading Love and Happiness.

Random Phrases give indication of the day ahead.


Goody Two-Shoes Meaning: A smugly virtuous person. Wouldn't Harm a Fly Meaning: Nonviolent; someone who is mild or gentle. Drawing a Blank Meaning: Failing to recall a memory. Unable to remember something. Back To the Drawing Board Meaning: Starting over again on a new design from a previously failed attempt. Foaming At The Mouth Meaning: To be enraged and show it. Barking Up The Wrong … Continue reading Random Phrases give indication of the day ahead.

What would you label a person


Who agrees, commits but rarely fulfills? 1. Has No integrity 2. Wanted to say NO BUT said yes! 3. Cheats him/herself 4. Is unable to prioritise and funnel/ filter doables and undoables? 5. Wants to fool others by agreements which are rarely fulfilled 6. Is a chest with self and will cheat others 7. Is … Continue reading What would you label a person

Random phrases I generate every day


Hello BFFFs. ( Best friends, fans, followers and some Frenemies who also visit my blog 🙂 ) A great morning to all of you. How do I begin my Blog writing daily and what do I post.  I find generating random phrases every day as a good creative mind exercise. I am a lateral thinker, … Continue reading Random phrases I generate every day

Hope is not a Strategy, These Random Phrases do come true for me sometimes.


Close But No Cigar Meaning: Coming close to a successful outcome only to fall short at the end. Will make sure, this does not happen today. No Ifs, Ands, or Buts Meaning: Finishing a task without making any excuses. Yess. FINISHIATIVE. Burst Your Bubble Meaning: To ruin someone's happy moment. NO. Don't want to do that.  Don't Count … Continue reading Hope is not a Strategy, These Random Phrases do come true for me sometimes.

Jay’s Tantra 7 – For a Bad, Bad, Sad, Sad Day and the day just shines Bright!


I use this small hack I call as Tantra whenever I have a Bad BAd or Sad SAD day. Someone once gifted me a Bible, and I have a childhood ShrimadbhagwatGita. I open a page to read a Verse or a Shloka. Yesterday, was one such day.  I went to my daily morning walks and … Continue reading Jay’s Tantra 7 – For a Bad, Bad, Sad, Sad Day and the day just shines Bright!

Random sentences – EOD (end of day) fun


I like these randomly generated sentences. See what I  fond today. They are great creativity exercise. Words in Bold are my thoughts. 🙂 The shooter says goodbye to his love.  Well, Almost. The key word missing was trigger and I found the right trigger to do the Right things and took back my Good bye:)  … Continue reading Random sentences – EOD (end of day) fun

My day and the Random Phrases. Overall a Great day of Rest.


Quick On the Draw Meaning: Performing an action with the greatest of haste. Back to Square One Meaning: To go back to the beginning; back to the drawing board. Took the lead to mend fences and getting into Mission mode rather than the Shared Vision mode.  Wouldn't Harm a Fly Meaning: Nonviolent; someone who is mild or gentle.  … Continue reading My day and the Random Phrases. Overall a Great day of Rest.

Random phrases make my day – Jack of all trades Master of none is at top today :)


Just wondering how well or badly the day pans out 🙂 Jack of All Trades Master of None Meaning: Having suitable skill in multiple things, but not being an expert in any of them. Par For the Course Meaning: What you would expect to happen; something normal or common. Ring Any Bells? Meaning: Recalling a memory; causing a … Continue reading Random phrases make my day – Jack of all trades Master of none is at top today 🙂

The Teacher and the Woman Rhyming Couplet Ideas by jay


See the eating of the teacher, I think he's angry at the imaginary creature. He finds it hard to see the tissue, Overshadowed by the heavy gnu. Who is that flying near the rat? I think she'd like to eat the doormat. She is but an intelligent woman, Admired as she sits upon a noblewoman. … Continue reading The Teacher and the Woman Rhyming Couplet Ideas by jay

The Bright And Funny Rock A Poem by Jay


Whose rock is that? I think I know. Its owner is quite happy though. Full of joy like a vivid rainbow, I watch him laugh. I cry hello. He gives his rock a shake, And laughs until her belly aches. The only other sound's the break, Of distant waves and birds awake. The rock is … Continue reading The Bright And Funny Rock A Poem by Jay

My Random phrases for the day – Action Plan? May be:)


Back To the Drawing Board Meaning: Starting over again on a new design from a previously failed attempt. Starting over again, in a new city this time. Hope is not the Strategy. Doing is. Know the Ropes  Meaning: Having a familiarity or understanding of how something works. This sure is a help, An insider friend's insights as … Continue reading My Random phrases for the day – Action Plan? May be:)

Even Sinners and Saints can become Better and still better.


The sinner need not have the stigma of eternal degradation and the saint need not have pride in his moral attainments. No one, however saintly he may be, has attained the heights of moral virtues except after a life of moral failings, and no one is so bad as to be unable to improve and … Continue reading Even Sinners and Saints can become Better and still better.

Sometimes, the random sentences are Soooo creative and Positive :)


I love eating toasted cheese and tuna sandwiches.  And I am a vegetarian.  There were white out conditions in the town; subsequently, the roads were impassable.  Truly describing terrible Bangalore colonies roads. The book is in front of the table.  Yes but I haven't even read the cover page.  Cats are good pets, for they … Continue reading Sometimes, the random sentences are Soooo creative and Positive 🙂

Random Phrases that guided today… Sad, mad, crazy morning


And during the hard negotiation, due to my straight talk my friend became afraid and thought I would burst like a cracker or a bomb now 🙂 🙂 That changed the morning mood somewhat. Off One's Base Meaning: A person that is crazy or behaving in idiotic ways  And I could take it no more. 🙂 … Continue reading Random Phrases that guided today… Sad, mad, crazy morning

Random Inputs and My New Day begins


Quick and Dirty Meaning: Things that are fixed with great speed, but as a result, it's probably not going to work very well.  No, it wasn't dirty but it was a bad prank I played for a couple of days having failed last time, I think it has gone awry again and I may be on the … Continue reading Random Inputs and My New Day begins

30 John Lennon Quotes About Life And Lessons To Inspire You – Motivate Amaze Be GREAT


30 John Lennon Quotes About Life And Lessons To Inspire You Philipe Borges Share this article: John Lennon was a member of The Beatles band, singer, writer, and peace activist. Born in Liverpool, England in 1940, he created great music, that has become famous over the years. Together with his friend Paul McCartney, Lennon founded … Continue reading 30 John Lennon Quotes About Life And Lessons To Inspire You – Motivate Amaze Be GREAT