Manju Soni’s June eNewsletter

  June newsletter Dear Friends I can’t believe that half the year is over! As I get older I feel the “march of time” is no longer a melodramatic idiom but my reality. However, thanks to you all, it’s been a terrific six months. My book has been published as [...]

July 1st, 2016|Newsflash, Random stuff|Comments Off on Manju Soni’s June eNewsletter

Is Man Truly a Superior Being?

1,300 million years ago a massive volcano erupted in what is now South Africa. Unable to contain the boiling earth beneath it, the brittle, stretched crust of the earth cracked and collapsed into the magma chamber below. The magma was displaced and forced up. It poured out of the cracks [...]

April 20th, 2016|Random stuff|Comments Off on Is Man Truly a Superior Being?

What You Need to Be a Champion

  Michelle Wie Courtesy Keith Allison   My granny was a champion. She was never sent to school, but she taught herself how to read. I remember her sitting on the sofa, dressed in her sari and her favorite cardigan, her knees tucked under her like a lithe [...]

March 22nd, 2016|Random stuff|Comments Off on What You Need to Be a Champion

Ray Tomlinson: The Man Who Gave Us @ by Manju Soni

  Ray Tomlinson. Courtesy of Andreu Veà, WiWiW.org Ray Tomlinson: The man who gave us the @ sign I love reading the obituaries in the New York Times (NYT). I stand at the kitchen counter and munch cheese and blueberries like a busy squirrel, while I peek into [...]

March 15th, 2016|Random stuff, Sciency geeky stuff|Comments Off on Ray Tomlinson: The Man Who Gave Us @ by Manju Soni

Adele, my husband and me… in my bedroom

      I love Adele, but I should never have allowed her into my bedroom. No… it was not some kinky threesome. It was her singing, “Hello, it's me. I was wondering if after all these years you'd like to meet. To go over everything.” There’s something sublime about [...]

March 8th, 2016|Random stuff|Comments Off on Adele, my husband and me… in my bedroom