This is the brainpickings.org weekly digest by Maria Popova. If you missed last week's edition — Emily Dickinson's electric love letters to Susan Gilbert, Hermann Hesse on hope and the difficult art of taking responsibility, an illustrated celebration of the heroes who won women political power — you can catch up right here. (Also: Don't miss the annual … Continue reading My fav newsletter – Brainpickings.org
Ode to the Performer A Sonnet by jay My Performer, you inspire me to write. How I hate the way you bounce, snort and sneer, Invading my mind day and through the night, Always dreaming about the crazed emir. Let me compare you to a nonmember? You are more dainty, funny and funny. Odd fogs … Continue reading Ode to Performer – Jay’s Sonnet
Poet - A Tanka Poem by jay I love my Poet He is friendly and superb. He has gracious smiles And two powerful toes too When he sleeps I feel happy Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash
Under Your Nose Meaning: Missing something that should be really obvious. Yes. I obviously missed it. It was long time coming. Should have gauged and anticipated some responses. I tried to keep my nose clean, kept looking beyond my nose on my way forward and missed something right under my nose. It was a terrible mistake. Mountain … Continue reading Random Phrases. My week. Lateral thoughts
“If you have someone who’s teaching you something and they invest their time in you, and they think you have a chance of being good, they work you harder than the folks around you.” Nick Kokonas | American restaurateur & business person You're Pigeonholed! (You are un-coachable)- Jay Pigeonholed (verb): put into a restrictive category … Continue reading Invest in People and Pigeonholed Mentees.
Be bold. It's on. It's your choice. For champions. Experience is key. Thinking solutions. To the extreme. Bring it on. Endless possibilities. Just enjoy.
Imagine the impossible. A slice of heaven. A solid foundation. The next generation. Infinite possibilities. There's nothing like it. Moments of clarity. Be better. We've got you covered. Recipe for success.
It’s hard to stay connected – reach out to an elderly person you know Smile at 3 people today Forgive someone who has wronged you Write a complimentary note for someone Be eco-friendly – unplug electronics when you’re finished using them Share something interesting you’ve learnt today Know someone who is not coping very well? … Continue reading RAK Movement – 10 Random Acts of Kindness from which you can choose.
Send flowers to a friend or a family member! Start the day right – make breakfast for everyone Old laptop or mobile lying around? Donate it Pay for someone else’s meal today Feeling inspired? Make a meal for your family or roommates Make your voice count - sign a petition for a good cause Feed … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness
Leave a kind message anywhere (in a library book, on a computer etc.) Share today’s food with your neighbour! Make someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate them Someone looking lost? Help them with directions Remember that friend you haven’t seen for ages? Give them a call Feed a stray animal if you … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness
Help an elderly person cross the road or up the stairs Be someone’s shoulder to cry on Make a conscious effort to recycle Help someone carry their pushchair up/down the stairs Someone looking lost? Help them with directions Good servicing requires a lot of effort; tip them! Go green – don’t waste paper Pay for … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness. Make it a RAK Movement and Keep at it
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Taking public transport? Offer your seat to someone else Give up your seat on the tube/bus Bake for your neighbour Know someone going through something you’ve been through? Give them advice Apologise to someone you may have hurt Make a hot beverage for a friend/family Is that litter on the floor? Pick it up and … Continue reading Keep At It. RAK is a Movement – Random Acts of Kindness Daily.
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Tug of War Meaning: It can refer to the popular rope pulling game or it can mean a struggle for authority. That happened for 38 good years - both me and my better half each of us playing bullying games all the time, 🙂 Yada Yada Meaning: A way to notify a person that what they're saying is predictable … Continue reading Creativity, My Day and Random Phrases
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Purchase ethical goods Know someone going through something you’ve been through? Give them advice Smile at a stranger Lend a friend a book you think they’d like Buy someone a coffee Neighbour’s lawn looking messy? Offer to mow it Let someone know how much you appreciate them Save your family some time and buy their … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness. RAK Movement. Keep At It.
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Like Father Like Son Meaning: Resembling one's parents in terms of appearance or behavior. Yes. The receding hairline on my forehead and rear part of head do make me resemble like my father but he was dark brown, I am pale brown in skin - may be because my mom was fair skinned. Back To the Drawing … Continue reading Random Phrases, Creativity, My Day !
We all love surprises! Buy someone an unexpected gift Be someone’s shoulder to cry on Surroundings looking messy? Tidy up the area around you Let someone know how much you appreciate them Pay for someone’s bus ticket Visit a friend who’s sick Who will be making dinner for your family today? Tag, you’re it! Say … Continue reading RAK Movement – Random Acts of Kindness. Keep At It.
Say good morning/afternoon/evening to a stranger Start the day right – make breakfast for everyone It can get lonely when you are old, pay your grandparents a visit See someone struggling with lots of bags? Offer to help them Open the door for someone Forgive someone who has wronged you Gift someone something they complimented … Continue reading RAK – Random Acts of Kindness Movement. Keep at it!
I have often said that Just by Watching you can Observe a Lot 🙂 and having an investigator, fraud detectors training helps. Let Her Rip Meaning: Permission to start, or it could mean 'go faster!' The Three Focus areas are clear to me now. 1. Toast Masters - TOCK ( like in Tick-Tock of the clock) journey … Continue reading Creativity, Day’s Progress, Random Phrases and Observing my thoughts
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Drive Me Nuts Meaning: To greatly frustrate someone. To drive someone crazy, insane, bonkers, or bananas. No-Brainer Meaning: Anything that requires minimal brain activity to accomplish. Hands Down Meaning: Anything that's easy or has no difficulty; something that is a certainty. Greased Lightning Meaning: Very fast or quick. Easy As Pie Meaning: Something that is easy. Lickety Split Meaning: To go at a quick pace; no delaying! … Continue reading Creativity, Random Phrases and my Yesterday 🙂
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Some BS Facts About Self-Development Everyone Thinks Are True Word count 428 For example, The way we in self-speak can help us Self-Develop into a Speaker or a Failure Self-Speech plays a huge role in our self-image. Self-image plays a huge role in our self-confidence. Self-confidence plays a huge role in our ability … Continue reading The way we in self-speak can help us Self-Develop into a Speaker or a Failure
Sometimes, I have dilemma. Mostly the decision is about People who come in my life, stay there, get benefitted, some reciptrocate, some don't. Some cost me money, some Time, Some deep efforts and some simply gifts and for some I give all that I have. Then come some moments, decisive when the masks are unpeeled, … Continue reading Jay’s Tantra: To resolve a Dilemma
I did two Udemy courses today. One on Impromptu speaking - most wonderful experience. Another on Humourous speeches. Not great. Shot In the Dark Meaning: An attempt that has little chance for success. Waiting for the proverbial Godot. A friend offered something big, then began playing unavailable, then asked concept note. Sent it in all earnest. Let's … Continue reading Random Phrases today. Creativity. Progress.
Happy Ganesh Chaturthi to all Readers. A very auspicious day. One of the 3.5 days of Muhurtha - when beginning a new thing is considered Good. I started with a long walk, Ganapati Darshan and returned with many thoughts, ideas about a start and towards noon got lazy and just slept. Wake Up Call Meaning: An occurance … Continue reading Jay, Creativity, Random Phrases and Daily Weblog
Pay for someone’s bus ticket Make someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate them See someone struggling with lots of bags? Offer to help them Send a thank you card to someone who has made a difference in your life (a friend, family member, teacher etc.) Gift someone something they complimented you for … Continue reading RAK Movement – Random Acts of Kindness today.
I believe in Bio-Rhythms. Have done so for over 30 years - ever since I read the book about the research on Bio-rhythms and wanted to buy the Japanese - CASIO watch which showed 3 biorhythms - Physical, Emotional and Intellectual. They also sold Cards in those days where you can calculate your critical days … Continue reading Strange Bio-Rhythms, Random Phrases, creativity and Daily WebLog 🙂
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Two Down, One to Go Meaning: Two things have been completed, but there is one more that has yet to be finished. I finished two article writing and two presentations now one more to go. Going is tough but it gets going. Easy As Pie Meaning: Something that is easy. Parting was so damned easy, why did I drag … Continue reading Creativity: Random phrases for Friday and how my day went.
Surprise your parents with flowers Go the day without complaining Share something interesting you’ve learnt today Taking public transport? Offer your seat to someone else Smile at a stranger Bake something for your family/friends It’s hard to stay connected – reach out to an elderly person you know Give up your seat on the tube/bus … Continue reading Wednesday- RAK Movement – Random Acts of Kindness
A Piece of Cake Meaning: A task that is simple to accomplish. This time the terror topic - Table topic for me was better and I did finish in less than 2 minutes and people remembered one point I made. You Can't Judge a Book By Its Cover Meaning: Don't judge someone or something only by the outward appearance. … Continue reading Random Phrases – Creativity – How did my day go as per these morning pointers?
Treat a friend – buy them lunch! Empty your wallet for charity Give up your seat on the tube/bus Make someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate them Buy more ethically sourced foods We all need help sometimes; offer someone a helping hand Save water – turn the tap off when brushing your … Continue reading RAK Movement- Friday Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
Feed a stray animal if you spot one Surprise your parents with flowers Buy more ethically sourced foods Surroundings looking messy? Tidy up the area around you Say good morning/afternoon/evening to a stranger Help a younger student with their work Make someone a cup of coffee Send a thank you card to someone who has … Continue reading RAK Movement- Thursday Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
Word Count: 621 Summary: Want to Hyperscale and boost profits and gain market share? Here are some things you can do to gain a bigger piece of the pie. Article Body: The competition is fierce and advertising budgets are tighter than ever whether you are a Startupper, Startpreneur, Solopreneur, Woman Entrepreneur or SME. We … Continue reading Wednesday Mentor: 12 Sales-Boosting Strategies
Make a conscious effort to recycle We all love surprises! Buy someone an unexpected gift Surroundings looking messy? Tidy up the area around you Bake something for your family/friends Know someone who is not coping very well? Give them a call Buy someone a coffee Reconnect with your grandparents or an elderly person you know … Continue reading RAK Movement- Wednesday Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
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Share your lunch with a friend Buy more ethically sourced foods Neighbour’s lawn looking messy? Offer to mow it Put your phone down and have a conversation with a friend Feeling inspired? Make a meal for your family or roommates Help a younger student with their work Help someone improve, give them constructive feedback We … Continue reading RAK Movement- Wednes Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
Help an elderly person cross the road or up the stairs Recycle 3 things today Share today’s food with your neighbour! Good servicing requires a lot of effort; tip them! Hug your parents Let someone know how much you appreciate them No matter how annoying they can be, tell your siblings how much you appreciate … Continue reading RAK Movement- Tuesday Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
Know someone who is not coping very well? Give them a call Be eco-friendly – unplug electronics when you’re finished using them Apologise to someone you may have hurt Reconnect with your grandparents or an elderly person you know – give them a call! Leave a kind message anywhere (in a library book, on a … Continue reading RAK Movement- Monday Random Acts of Kindness – Jay Parkhe
Every Cloud Has a Silver Lining Meaning: To be optimistic, even in difficult times. This is quite true. Things always average out for us in Life. Some are unlucky for some time but on a macro-level law of averages applies to all. Scot-free Meaning: Getting away freely from custody, punishment, or any type of risky situation. When you are … Continue reading Random Inputs Generated – Creative Weekend and How the day passed.
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I was reading this commercial from Tony Robbins' Newsletter " When someone asks you for help, how do you respond? The naive coach tends to "over-commit." They feel this heartfelt pressure to help the person, so the say, “Yes! Let me share my solutions with you. I’m committed to your change. Let’s make it happen!” … Continue reading Wise Coach – Naive Coach