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Continuing to Play

Continuing to Play

Imagine if a batsman says I want to score more runs after the batting side has won the match. Imagine if a bowler says I want to get the batsman out after the fielding side has lost the match. We would call it insanity. We would tell them go home, the match is over....
Collection of Trophies

Collection of Trophies

Play for the love of the game, sportsmen say. It would be interesting to ask them if they would play the game even if they lost every time. Easier said than done. We play a lot of games willy nilly throughout our life. Most of the time we play them for the trophies,...
Learning by Doing

Learning by Doing

Most people go online when they want to learn about something; Google being the starting and often the endpoint. Followed by YouTube, Udemy and the like if they want a deeper dive. These sources make it easy to get information, knowledge and form an opinion. It is...
What if to What is

What if to What is

It can be a long journey. From What if to What is. It can also be a journey that never begins. Most of the time we are in What if land. Both positive and negative. What if I get my next promotion?What if we buy a bigger house?What if all my dreams come true?This is...
The Enemy Within

The Enemy Within

What is it that makes perfectly sane and intelligent people do things that they know are not to be done? Or not do things that they know ought to be done? Genetics? Indiscipline? Lack of Willpower? Motivation? Habits? Integrity? Values? Short-termism? Incentives? Most...
Perfection and Judgement

Perfection and Judgement

Pursuit of perfection is a worthy goal but often masked under that is the fear of being judged for not being perfect. Most things improve till a point after which they don’t improve. As a writer, I often hold back publishing a lot of what I have written trying...