What’s your second best story?

What’s your second best story?

I got in the cab still laughing and the cabbie smiles and says, You finishing for the night? Yes, you just starting? Yeah, I’ve only been on for a half an hour. How long you worked nights? 35 years. Gosh, you must have some stories. No, not really, I’m not good at...
Perfect, my arse

Perfect, my arse

If you read this blog regularly, you’ll be aware of my ongoing issues avoiding being ripped off by taxis and auto drivers. It’s not going too well to be honest, but I try. Most particularly, I always ask if they’ll put their meter on for me. This has pretty much never...
Helmets optional

Helmets optional

You know you’ve acclimatised when… an ongoing series. It no longer seems strange. In fact, I don’t even notice it, unless I really concentrate. But here in India, only the driver of ‘two wheelers’ needs to wear a helmet by law – the pillion doesn’t. Or lets face...