Don’t we all? 


Good story sent by a friend I parked in front of a mall, wiping my car, when a tramp approached me. From the looks of him, he had no car, no home,  no clean clothes, and no money.  There are times when you feel generous but sometimes you just don't want to be bothered. This … Continue reading Don’t we all? 

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

Jay’s Quick Poetry-The Sharp And Grand Rock


Short story that inspired me to write a Quick Poem below Imagine life is a game in which you are juggling five balls. The balls are called work, family, health, friends and integrity. And you're keeping all of them in the air. But one day you finally come to understand that work is a rubber … Continue reading Jay’s Quick Poetry-The Sharp And Grand Rock

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.

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

10. NLP Practitioner Certification Course (Beginner to Advanced) Online course : ) Learning Never Ends for me.


I Did It! On 13th May I began writing this blog again - regularly. This month I resolved to learn again and I enrolled for 10 UDEMY online courses. It is a wonderful feeling of FINISHIATIVE when I completed the new learning, new knowledge I gained.   I know at 65 years of age, it does … Continue reading 10. NLP Practitioner Certification Course (Beginner to Advanced) Online course : ) Learning Never Ends for me.

What mentors do for startup founders


A startup can have all of it — a good suggestion, an expanding customer unfriendly, funding, an excellent outlook — yet discover itself floundering, struggling to cope with a transforming into team or finding out the most effective approach to make use of these bucks for enlargement. And that’s the place the appropriate mentor could … Continue reading What mentors do for startup founders

Random Phrases for today.


Some of these random phrases tell us the course of actions or how the day will unfold. Take today's example Dropping Like Flies Meaning:  To fall down ill or to die in large numbers. Fortunately, No one died, but because of the biorhythm changes, someone fell sick suddenly.  All well no. Happy as a Clam … Continue reading Random Phrases for today.

Random -Rambling -Rants :)


The Plot generator sent me a few sentences and it started getting thicker. Imagine writing something as mundane as the following statements in Bold...:) She folded her handkerchief neatly. And I realized the semi-wet piece of white cloth which got moist just looking at the screen for nearly 100 minutes on a Video call. Eyes … Continue reading Random -Rambling -Rants 🙂

Radical Self Confidence


Self-confidence is a must for all of us- no matter which stage of our life journey we are in. It doesn’t matter what our role looks like: Whether we’ve lost ourselves in career or business Whether we’re feeling lonely post-breakup or just lonely in a crowd or enjoying our solitude and the feelings of Quietude. … Continue reading Radical Self Confidence

The Ultimate Dream


Where do we want to b?. What is our desired place we see? What is the Ultimate Place we wish to be? A Dreamer knows Inside OUT and Outside IN! We do tend to forget the dream and live life Going with the flow, mostly aimlessly. Dreams give us Purpose, Goals, Ambitions, and Aims - albeit … Continue reading The Ultimate Dream

Mean machine or Meaning making Machine – who am I ?


Dealing with perceptions in my mind's eyes hoping against hope my presuppositions my cognitive bias my hyper criticism brutally and honestly delivered Reacted fiercely Mean machine or Meaning making Machine - who am I ? Interpreted differently Forgetting all the time There could be another way May be it means something else Meanings, judgements passed … Continue reading Mean machine or Meaning making Machine – who am I ?

Diamond is merely a Lump …


Today's Inspirational Quote: "A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure." -- Author Unknown I was reading an article From Ashes To Ashes To Diamonds: A Way To Treasure The Dead . It is very interesting ! It talks about "From Ashes To Ashes To Diamonds: A Way To Treasure The Dead"" … Continue reading Diamond is merely a Lump …

88.8 numerologically may not be ok but ..


Then I read this article somewhere I Quote "4 Reasons Why You Are Seeing 888 – The Meaning of 888 Are you suddenly seeing 888 everywhere? You were guided here to help prepare yourself for the next stage. As humans, we are all supported by the Universal Creator and a benevolent spiritual team of guardian … Continue reading 88.8 numerologically may not be ok but ..

WOW! 88.8 ! No its not Poker Win but it is a Win all the same. May make me a Diet Mentor now.


So Congratulations to me.  The credit for this goes to my loving wife and family and my Doctors who did not let me waver like true mentors for one moment from my goal. They set three big strategic targets for me after my 2 heart attacks Get to 68Kg - your weight when you married … Continue reading WOW! 88.8 ! No its not Poker Win but it is a Win all the same. May make me a Diet Mentor now.

Dedicated to Mentees who quit or Cracked!


I wrote an article some time ago, about the 11 mentoring approaches I used and then found that there are many many more Mentoring approaches I do not know about. I was especially inspired by this video I found on YouTube that talks about 5 1/2 Mentors which this Basketball player found in his lifetime … Continue reading Dedicated to Mentees who quit or Cracked!

Interesting Quote, Pseudo-variants and Provoking Phrases of the day


Today's Inspirational Quote: "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind." -- Bernard M. Baruch Recently I read a variant / pseudo version of the above phrase and I was thinking - LOL ! 🙂 Poke Fun At Meaning:  Making fun of … Continue reading Interesting Quote, Pseudo-variants and Provoking Phrases of the day

Interesting day. Great Gyan from WhatsApp on my Walks and some great phrases I learnt.


I came across this Brilliant Quote by Nobel laureate 'Desmond Tutu' which read.. “When the Missionaries came to #Africa they had the #Bible and we had the Land. They said ‘Let us Pray.’ We Closed our eyes. When we opened them, we had the Bible and they had the land... Like wise, When 'Facebook & … Continue reading Interesting day. Great Gyan from WhatsApp on my Walks and some great phrases I learnt.

And Some Random Phrases are so Relevant…


Between a Rock and a Hard Place Meaning:  Being faced with two difficult choices. Like to be or not to be.  Or to do or not to do. This or that or that or this?  The mind becomes so fickle that we just sit on the horns of the dilemma and think there are more … Continue reading And Some Random Phrases are so Relevant…

I call it Completion Gene or FINISHIATIVE – for Startpreneurs !


Today's Inspirational Quote: "It doesn't matter whether you come in first, in the middle of the pack, or last. You can say, 'I have finished.' There is a lot of satisfaction in that." -- Fred Lebow What is FINISHIATIVE. WHY DID JAY PARKHE COIN THIS TERM? Do you remember the old saying? Never put off … Continue reading I call it Completion Gene or FINISHIATIVE – for Startpreneurs !

Story Telling – The Story for Stan F. Smith (?)


I am not sure, if Stan F. Smith was his correct name. I met the gentleman in 7th Floor Free Ward of Jaslok Hospital in year 1979.  No. He did not present a pleasant sight. His half the Skull had stitches in his bald head and he had been operated for Fileria ( Haathi Panv) … Continue reading Story Telling – The Story for Stan F. Smith (?)

Almost, Blasphemous, Almost Profanity Phrases of the Day!:)


No Ifs, Ands, or Buts Meaning: Finishing a task without making any excuses. Foaming At The Mouth Meaning: To be enraged and show it. Cry Wolf Meaning: Someone that calls for help when it is not needed. Someone who is lying. Man of Few Words Meaning: A person who does not speak a great deal; someone who talks with … Continue reading Almost, Blasphemous, Almost Profanity Phrases of the Day!:)

Interesting Ugly Phrases from generator today :)


Eat My Hat Meaning: Having confidence in a specific outcome; being almost sure about something. Talk the Talk Meaning:  Supporting what you say, not just with words, but also through action or evidence. If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen Meaning:  One should discontinue with a task if they are unable to … Continue reading Interesting Ugly Phrases from generator today 🙂

GOOD, Bad and ugly phrases of the day


Fish Out Of WaterMeaning: Someone being in a situation that they are unfamiliar or unsuited for. Wild Goose ChaseMeaning: Futilely pursuing something that will never be attainable. Cut The MustardMeaning: To cut the mustard is to meet a required standard, or to meet expectations. Long In The ToothMeaning: Old in age. Mainly used when referring to people or horses. … Continue reading GOOD, Bad and ugly phrases of the day

Thicken the Plot – Bring Potboiler to BOIL!


Between a Rock and a Hard Place Meaning:  Being faced with two difficult choices. Jaws of Death Meaning:  Being in a dangerous or very deadly situation. On the Ropes Meaning:  Being in a situation that looks to be hopeless! Back To the Drawing Board Meaning:  Starting over again on a new design from a previously … Continue reading Thicken the Plot – Bring Potboiler to BOIL!

Random Input Generator


To brainstorm and bring to the Boil inside the potboiler I generate some Random Inputs like this one: The memory we used to share is no longer coherent. I generated some thoughts to go with this Input. It is a past- A memory. Treat it like a 'Baggage' you do not wish to carry forward … Continue reading Random Input Generator

Feedforward by mentees “One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor” – A compilation.


This article is also available on LInkedin I sought a Feedforward from my Mentees, Friends, Peers, Ex-Bosses and Mentors about this article. The responses have been most overwhelming, challenging and quite motivating. 1,Thank you AVM from Bengaluru for this fabulous feedforward: Quote "Hello First of all fantastic compilation of the areas which suits very well … Continue reading Feedforward by mentees “One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor” – A compilation.