2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,300 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many… Read More 2013 in review

Delhi Safari (2012) – India’s Animated Pitch for the Environment

Delhi Safari is an animated film featuring animal characters. It is Bollywood’s (Indian film industry’s) latest bet on becoming another world blockbuster. Directed by Nikhil Advani, the movie follows the journey of a cub leopard/cheetah, his mother and a few close animal-friends to New Delhi, the capital of India. They plan to petition the Parliament to… Read More Delhi Safari (2012) – India’s Animated Pitch for the Environment

Sonnet 116

This is my rendition of Sonnet 116 or Marriage of True Minds The video clip is from Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet.   I just saw a documentary on the OP – Old Pronunciation; i.e. pronunciation of English words during the time of Shakespeare. The experts mentioned that the ending couplet in Sonnet 116 does not rhyme. Indeed!… Read More Sonnet 116