Category Archives: The Promethean’s Journal

The Voldemort of Words

It’s interesting how we perceive certain things and as we grow up and learn more they start to sound a bit scary. Words. I am talking about words. And in this case the word believe (and every other associate with it). … Continue reading

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Why I Failed as A Blogger[dot]

Why did I start blogging? [asking a question is a very cliché way of starting anything… don’t do it!] What possible reason could someone have for such an act? Well, to feel good about myself – expressing my opinion and … Continue reading

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10 Jokes for Nerds

1. I’m reading a great book on anti-gravity. I can’t put it down. 2. I have a new theory on inertia but it doesn’t seem to be gaining momentum. 3. Why can’t atheists solve exponential equations? Because they don’t believe … Continue reading

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Tale of the Scorpion and the Fox

A scorpion was walking along the bank of a river, wondering how to get to the other side. Suddenly, he saw a fox. He asked the fox to take him on his back across the river. The fox said, “No. … Continue reading

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The Hichhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – a Sperm Whale and a Bowl of Petunias

  “Another thing that got forgotten was the fact that against all probability a sperm whale had suddenly been called into existence several miles above the surface of an alien planet. And since this is not a naturally tenable position … Continue reading

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Carl Sagan – Pale Blue Dot

“That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.” ~ Carl Sagan, Pale Blue Dot Carl Sagan – a man who saw the poetry of the universe and spoke of it with an open heart and a clear mind.

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Thank You Carl Sagan

A man I have never known. A person with whom I never had a conversation or shared an experience has given me the greatest of gifts – the ability to grasp the universe as it is and to be humble before … Continue reading

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