• Musings
  • Mortimer the Cat

    It is so easy when we see things to do as tasks so that we can complete them efficiently. We are good at that kind of stuff. Mortimer the cat is dead. He might have been poisoned. We do not know.   Mortimer hung around the BIZ canteen, the BIZ School and SoC. Some people found him a […]

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  • Trees Die Too

    First the rabbit, now the tree. Every day for the longest time, TNL would walk a little slip road to get to her library. Nobody ever takes this road. It was her little quiet. With the birds, the trees and the big blue sky. The glory of creation displayed in this little part of the campus. […]

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  • How Can TNL Get Her Groove Back?

    TNL can’t write. Words don’t come out easily. There is this constant irritating use of the backspace and delete keys. And there is a constipation of words and expressions. Stuff are stuck in between a dark and a darker place. Ok, too much information already. Even when they do eventually get out, the stuff just stays there insipidly staring into space. […]

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  • Happy New Year (Or So What of It?)

    You would think people would be stretching their holidays to the max… but noooo… Semester 2 seems to have started just when we thought we had 1 more week before the onslaught. Students or rather students-to-be (they haven’t quite matriculated), researchers, lecturers, librarians from far-flung campuses – all wanted something as TNL managed the Live Chat. You […]

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  • What To Say?

    “Want to say, say-lah!” “What for scared!” Said a wildly gesturing colleague who had recently returned to work after getting a bit of a snip, snip done down there where-the-sun-don’t-shine. TNL looked at her wondering if another blood vessel was about to burst right open. TNL was brought up in a home where people don’t […]