I liked this parable : Mathew 13


For the novel by Octavia Butler, see Parable of the Sower (novel). The Parable of the Sower (sometimes called the Parable of the Soils) is a parable of Jesusfound in the three Synoptic Gospels in Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, and Luke 8:4-15. In the story, a sower sows seed and does so indiscriminately. Some seed … Continue reading I liked this parable : Mathew 13

Sharing my fav Newsletter – Brainpickings.org weekly digest.


This is the brainpickings.org weekly digest by Maria Popova. If you missed last week's edition — Bertrand Russell on what makes a fulfilling life, an illustrated celebration of the many meanings and manifestations of love, an immigrant's tale — you can catch up right here. And if you'd like to try something new/old, I've launched another newsletter that … Continue reading Sharing my fav Newsletter – Brainpickings.org weekly digest.

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.

What will the day be like – Random Phrases predict :)


I like to generate these random phrases and compare their attributions at the End of the day and usually they come correct. Let's see what's in store for me today. Go For Broke Meaning: To risk it all, even if it means losing everything. To go all out.   If the message is about achieving 10000 likes … Continue reading What will the day be like – Random Phrases predict 🙂

Lying in her long veils i shall let the wind


Lying in her long veils i shall let the wind In a dream I shall feel lovely outstretched feet black velvety jacket; kissed the nymph of lascivious satyrs; the ruffled water-lilies! he sings and the woods sing! On the blue summer evenings who dreams with. - like an organ of iron, and that he has … Continue reading Lying in her long veils i shall let the wind

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!

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.

Change with the Time – Great WhatsApp forward from a friend.


In 1998, Kodak employed 1,70,000 employees and sold 85% of the world's photo papers. Within the last few years, digital photography made them out of the market. Kodak went bankrupt and all his staff came on the road. . HMT (clock) BAJAJ (scooter) DYANORA (TV) MURPHY (radio) NOKIA (Mobile) RAJDOOT (bike) AMBASSADOR (car) Friends, There … Continue reading Change with the Time – Great WhatsApp forward from a friend.

Random Sentence/ Lateral thoughts


The three sentences I found at randome are: Will be interesting how they apply by the end of the day as possible solutions to the problems at hand. I use Dr. Edward De Bono's Random object attribution listing method of creative problem solving and the variant I use is Random sentences and Random phrases.  Both … Continue reading Random Sentence/ Lateral thoughts

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 Communicator and the Actress by jay


See the swimming of the Communicator, I think he's angry at the operator. He finds it hard to see the octopus, Overshadowed by the nocturnal puss. Who is that frightening near the kangaroo? I think she'd like to eat the pursue. She is but a ready acting, Admired as she sits upon a black tongue … Continue reading The Communicator and the Actress by jay

All brilliant about the ground


Quite comely above the dream You summon arid idiots in the bullshit Alack! The passion is born Strange and comely over the land We prod murky eruptions in the shadows Alass! The sin was good All brilliant about the ground We condone splintering men against the water Be watchful. The stink was hard backlit grieving never … Continue reading All brilliant about the ground

Random Phrases of the day and how days pan out.


You Can't Judge a Book By Its Cover Meaning: Don't judge someone or something only by the outward appearance. They can be fooling. How long we allow ourselves to be fooled is up to us REALLY   A Fool and His Money are Soon Parted Meaning:  It's easy for a fool to lose his/her money. Hmmm... Mountain … Continue reading Random Phrases of the day and how days pan out.

Totally sexy about the dream


Random Poetry Weird and cold about the towers We sense dull weirdness within the grave Damn! The sin is dying I am murky about the spirits You poke arid thoughts behind the dream Be luminous. The fun was hard Totally sexy about the dream We stretch sinning fangs about the water God! The inspiration has … Continue reading Totally sexy about the dream

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:)

Two Spiteful Uncles Chatting to the Beat A Short Story by jay ( Auto generated and edited :) )


Teelo Teelo was thinking about Heart Break again. Heart was a cold-blooded juggler with pursed lips and Teelo Teelo had self cause hurt to his fingers. Teelo walked over to the window and reflected on his Odorless surroundings. He had always loved The Dark Skies with its filthy, fried Universe, Full of Stars, Self Illuminated … Continue reading Two Spiteful Uncles Chatting to the Beat A Short Story by jay ( Auto generated and edited 🙂 )

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 for today. Let us see next… :)


Down For The Count Meaning: Someone or something that looks to be defeated, or nearly so.  Does it mean Me?  A Fool and His Money are Soon Parted Meaning: It's easy for a fool to lose his/her money. Quite true. I fall prey all the time to neuromarketing gimmicks.  Keep Your Shirt On Meaning: Keeping calm. Usually said … Continue reading Random Phrases for today. Let us see next… 🙂

Wild Jay A Short Story by Jay


I have decided to become a Story Writer and a Story TI have decided to become a Story Writer and a Story Teller going forward. The Udemy Course was very useful so was this Story Generator. See what it produced. Wonderful nO? I did some edits here and there to keep the flow and continuity. … Continue reading Wild Jay A Short Story by Jay

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

Sugar – Honey – Iced – Tea … Guess what it means.:) It was a crazy morning


When your only tool is a hammer, all problems start looking like nails. Artificial intelligence is no match for natural stupidity. The last thing I want to do is insult you. But it IS on the list. The only substitute for good manners is fast reflexes. The problem with trouble shooting is that trouble shoots … Continue reading Sugar – Honey – Iced – Tea … Guess what it means.:) It was a crazy morning

Smart phrases – Revisited and Rephrased on a mad mad day…


It is fruitless to become lachrymose over precipitately departed lacteal fluids. Don't cry over spilled milk The stylus is more potent than the dirk. The pen is more powerful than the sword. All articles that coruscate with resplendence are not truly auriferous. Those who bask in reflected glory with no self illuminations masquerade as celebrities … Continue reading Smart phrases – Revisited and Rephrased on a mad mad day…

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

My random phrases for the day sometimes fortell the happenings of the day


#Life #Relationshiops #judging #situation #expectations I Smell a Rat Meaning: A feeling that something is not quite right, or awry.  I met him. He was late. The meeting lasted 30 minutes against original plan of 2 hours as we met after nearly 6 years. Something was amiss. Something was wrong. Par For the Course Meaning: What you would expect … Continue reading My random phrases for the day sometimes fortell the happenings of the day

Sometimes Random sentences make or mar our days.


Sometimes it is better to just walk away from things and go back to them later when you’re in a better frame of mind.  So very true for this day.  Damn my biorhythms ! I will never be this young again. Ever. Oh damn… I just got older.  That's right.  He said he was not … Continue reading Sometimes Random sentences make or mar our days.

Frenemy and Fake People


#Frenemy #FakePeople They give their Fakes and legs a shake, And sob until their tears melt. The only other sound's the break, Of distant mirrors keeping barbers awake. Fake are People, Frenemy and deep, But they too have promises to keep, Until then they shall not sleep. They lie in beds with ducts that weep. … Continue reading Frenemy and Fake People

Some Surreal Definitions and Diet / Weight control


Definition: Coffee:  a heavier-than-air aircraft kept aloft by the upward thrust exerted by the passing air on its fixed wings and driven by propellers, jet propulsion, etc. Sea:  an electronic device designed to accept data, perform prescribed mathematical and logical operations at high speed, and display the results of these operations.   Enemy:  any of … Continue reading Some Surreal Definitions and Diet / Weight control

Random Input this morning and what I intend to do today


Money Doesn't Grow On Trees Meaning: Suggests that money is a resource that must be earned and is not one that's easily acquired.   This I know!    If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the KitchenMeaning: One should discontinue with a task if they are unable to cope with it due to pressure. I … Continue reading Random Input this morning and what I intend to do today

How can I be your friend?


Humming Bird I am Cattle Class I tended Cows and buffaloes and cleaned holy shit called Gobar - which was Holier than thou, they said. In my childhood they had No fancy Fiberal Hypocrite terms like Child Labour or Exploitation of poor. I still held my Head high against the Esteemed few by being a … Continue reading How can I be your friend?

Random phrases like these set the tone for my day. At times all come true:)


Easy As Pie Meaning: Something that is easy. In the Red  Meaning: Losing money. Being in debt. Up In Arms Meaning: Angry; being roused to the point that you are ready to fight. Fish Out Of Water Meaning: Someone being in a situation that they are unfamiliar or unsuited for. Burst Your Bubble Meaning: To ruin someone's happy moment.

Random phrases like these impact my day positively. I generate them daily. Jay’s Tantra 06


It's Not Brain Surgery Meaning: A task that's easy to accomplish, a thing lacking complexity. Quick and Dirty Meaning: Things that are fixed with great speed, but as a result, it's probably not going to work very well. Off One's Base Meaning: A person that is crazy or behaving in idiotic 

Spirituality and Detachment


Spirituality consists in meeting life adequately and fully without being overpowered by the opposites. It must assert its dominion over all illusions—however attractive or powerful. Without avoiding contact with the different forms of life, a perfect man functions with complete detachment in the midst of intense activity. -------AVATAR MEHER BABA [Discourses by Meher Baba, volume-I, … Continue reading Spirituality and Detachment

Keep Walking – Keep Learning


Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay gave a Mantra - Charaiveti, CharaiVeti. Keep Walking .. And Trust me Chalte Chalte - Just morning Walking I am doing these certifications and it feels so good. Learning new things, new skills is my passion and now I have all the time available to pursue thing I always wanted to … Continue reading Keep Walking – Keep Learning

Have you felt Humbled?


I was going thru some of my old EverNote notes. It read: "Unable to get people on con call. Someone commented on my old tie -all it needs is a stitch. I was humbled." Those were good old Corporate days. Sometimes due to the Global Time Differences, it would become difficult to get people on … Continue reading Have you felt Humbled?

About Those Myth-Heard Lyrics: An Introduction to Mondegreens


bout Those Myth-Heard Lyrics: An Introduction to Mondegreens By Bob Grant on April 7, 2012 Have you been wondering what idiot would name a kid’s song “He’s Got the Whole World in His Pants?” If so, you’ve fallen victim to one of many examples of mondegreens. The word mondegreen may be new to you, but … Continue reading About Those Myth-Heard Lyrics: An Introduction to Mondegreens

Selfishness, Selflessness and Personal Ego


Selfishness and selflessness are two phases of the life of the personal ego, and these two phases are continuous with each other. Selfishness arises when all the desires are centred around the narrow individuality. Selflessness arises when this crude organisation of desires suffers disintegration and there is a general dispersing of desires with the result that they cover a … Continue reading Selfishness, Selflessness and Personal Ego

Random Musings: Sometimes good for fun:). Jay’s Tantra -4 for Problem Solving


Just some random thoughts that crossed my mind, some with reason, some without reason. I like Dr. Edward De Bono and his Lateral Thinking techniques.  I especially like the Random Object technique of attribute listing. Here I use these one-liners as Random Input sentences and relate them to a Problem with a Problem-solving objective in … Continue reading Random Musings: Sometimes good for fun:). Jay’s Tantra -4 for Problem Solving

What a Day! Random inputs of the Day.


Shot In the Dark Meaning:  An attempt that has little chance for success. It actually worked. (Out of the box idea seemingly is the RIGHT solution today) A Fool and His Money are Soon Parted Meaning:  It's easy for a fool to lose his/her money. (Some live in false pretenses and show off, although paradigms … Continue reading What a Day! Random inputs of the Day.

Random Phrase I picked today


Close But No Cigar Meaning:  Coming close to a successful outcome only to fall short at the end.  This came true today. Under Your Nose Meaning:  Missing something that should be really obvious. This also came true today. Beating Around the Bush Meaning:  Someone who is beating around the bush is someone who avoids the … Continue reading Random Phrase I picked today

Why breakups hurt like hell – via Medium. I subscribe this.


Why Breakups Hurt Like Hell How to manage the pain and move on Lesley Alderman, LMSW Follow Jun 8 Photo: Portland Press Herald/Getty 1.1K This is what I remember from my last major breakup: the cracks in the ceiling. I spent a good 10 hours lying on the couch in my East Village apartment staring … Continue reading Why breakups hurt like hell – via Medium. I subscribe this.