Why do people Google sex (and why do you care?) So once again, according to Google trends, Sri Lanka is the highest volume of searches for the word “sex”. The fact itself is not interesting. What’s interesting is that this thing is actually news. It’s all over LBO,newsfirst.lk, Daily Mirror, Lanka E Gossip – in fact, FT.lk has proudly announced that “Sri Lanka’s web sex obsession persists!” And people are sharing this left, ...

Always Remember This When it comes to being kind to people, make sure you choose the right people to be kind to. In my 35 years on earth, I’ve come across enough people (including family, office peeps etc.) who are time servers and who exist just to take advantage of others. They are entitled and mediocre. They will not contribute to your ...

Why I’m Bald, aka #MethLabCredibility So I shaved my head recently. Now in ordinary circles, a bald pate would be met with polite respect. A nod to the noggin, as it were. Baldness, I’m told, naturally brings forth the philosopher in one. Unfortunately, my friends don’t seem to have gotten the hang of philosophy – their thought processes seem to run along the lines of ...

You've made me happier than I've ever been And I want to thank you for all the love you give I will do anything to make you smile And be there for you when you are in need Thank you for the promise you made, And as well for you in kind and deed Kind words and love is rare Glad to know that someone really cares It takes one to know and receive, Not all who are given embrace

The US president “pardons” a “thanks giving” Turkey each year. Which raises the question : what was the Turkey convicted of? A pardon is by definition : “The action of forgiving or being forgiven for an error or offence”. For a pardon to occur, the Turkey’s guilt in committing some sort of “error or offence” […]

Sri Lanka’s game of thrones is nearing another season finale. A renegade lord has come out of the shadows. He gathers his troops against his former master, the king. Their manoeuvres thicken the air with talk of wild conspiracies. The traditional rumour pot froths madly. So here’s a really wild one from that pot. The […]

You touch but you don’t feel me You’re cold in my arms You look but you don’t see me I don’t hold any charm You’re mentally removed A puppet of habit I search for some love I try so hard to grab it But I’m a stranger to you The one creature I crave The one person whose life I ...

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