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Writing by Vikram Karve from Pune India



Last Build Date: Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:11:23 +0000

 



Navy USP – Humor in Uniformkarve

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:11:13 +0000

Delightful Memories of My Unforgettable Navy Days   Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/humor-in-uniform-how-to-get-your.html Here is a “memoir” from the happiest days of my life – my early bachelor days in the Navy. This hilarious story happened many years ago – in the 1970’s … How to Get Your Posting/Transfer […](image)


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The “Fleet Auxiliary”karve

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:10:53 +0000

Story of a “Fleet Auxiliary”  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/one-last-time-love-story.html ONE LAST TIME  – Short Fiction By VIKRAM KARVE Circa 1977 – Mumbai (then called Bombay) “I want to see her one last time…” “No…” “Please…” “No…” “I really loved her – I still love her…” “It is called “lust” – […](image)


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Weekend Partyingkarve

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 03:37:30 +0000

Humor in Uniform DO YOU PARTY ON WEEKENDS … ?  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/do-you-party-on-weekends.html Delightful Memoir from My Wonderful Navy Days A Spoof By VIKRAM KARVE (This happened long back in the 1970s when we worked for 6 days in a week in the Navy and […](image)


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Eating Out in Mumbai – My Favourite “MISAL”karve

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:20:07 +0000

MUMBAI FOODIE MEMORIES  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/mumbai-foodie-memories-misal-at-girgaum.html I enjoyed the 6 Best Years of My Life in Mumbai – six glorious years from the years 2000 to 2006. During these six best years of my life, I lived in EMPRESS COURT – my all time favourite home – the best house […](image)


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Last Post – Obituary – RIP “Daddy”karve

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:51:50 +0000

“Last Post” – Remembering “Daddy” Remembrance – Brigadier Pratap Dattatraya Joshi (6.3.1932 – 22.9.2008)  Today is the 22nd of September 2016 – the eighth death anniversary of my late father-in-law Brigadier Pratap Dattatraya Joshi who we affectionately called “Daddy“. How time flies! He passed away in the early hours of 22 September 2008. 8 years have passed since the inimitable Pratap […](image)


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Creative Writing Style – Why My Stories Have “Abrupt Endings”karve

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:26:08 +0000

“Coup De Grâce” – WHY MY FICTION SHORT STORIES HAVE “ABRUPT” ENDINGS  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/coup-de-grace-why-my-stories-have.html If you are a creative writer – you will have your own individual writing style. I too have my own signature style. One aspect about my writing style is that my stories always […](image)


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Romancing on a Trainkarve

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:26:29 +0000

One good thing about the Navy is that you get an opportunity to spend many years in Mumbai – ashore and afloat on ships based at Mumbai. And – since I am from Pune – during these Mumbai tenures – I frequently travelled from Mumbai to Pune (and back) by Train – whenever I got leave – and on weekend visits. […](image)


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“Threesome” – Story of a Husband, a Wife and the “Other” Womankarve

Sat, 17 Sep 2016 09:14:53 +0000

THE “THREESOME”  Story of a Husband, a Wife and the “Other” Woman Short Fiction By VIKRAM KARVE  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/the-threesome-story-of-husband-wife-and.html Dramatis Personae Rohan – The Husband Lata – The Wife Nisha – The “Other” Woman (Narrator of the Story) THE “THREESOME” – A Story by Vikram Karve  I […](image)


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Military Psychology for Emotional Sustenance and Depression Managementkarve

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:29:31 +0000

DEPRESSION “MANAGEMENT”  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/humor-in-uniform-depression-management.html “PSYCHO” – A Fictional Spoof By Vikram Karve NB: The generic terms “Fauji” and “Soldier” refer to all Military Personnel (Officers/Soldiers/Sailors/Airmen) and the term “Faujan” refers to all Military Wives. Recently – I attended a Literary Festival in Pune. […](image)


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“Neki kar aur dariya mein daal…” – Do Good and Throw it in the Riverkarve

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:42:10 +0000

Are You Drowning in Obligations…? Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/09/drowning-in-obligations.html DROWINING IN OBLIGATIONS (A Story By VIKRAM KARVE) Once upon a time – while crossing the flimsy log bridge – a woman fell into a deep river. The woman did not know how to swim – and – she started drowning in the river. The woman […](image)


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