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Writing by Vikram Karve from Pune India



Last Build Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:09:04 +0000

 



How to Bootlick – Story of Rum “Bum” and Bootlickingkarve

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:08:55 +0000

During my Navy Days – whenever I reported to a new ship or establishment for duty – most bosses would give me the quintessential Navy Sermon – a “moral lecture” on hard-work and sincerity – devotion to duty – “Service Before Self” – Chetwode Credo – etc etc etc. Then – they would explain my job to me – and – a few would ask if […](image)


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Do You Have a Good Online Reputation…?karve

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:29:16 +0000

ONLINE REPUTATION MANAGEMENT (ORM) MADE SIMPLE  Are you aware of your Digital Footprint, Web Identity and Online Reputation…? Sometime ago – I had an interesting discussion with a fellow writer/author turned Blogger at a Bloggers Meet. He asked me: “Is it important to be active on the internet – especially on the social media…?” “Yes…” I said, “because if you don’t […](image)


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Sharing Caring Love and Affectionkarve

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:20:08 +0000

SHARING CARING LOVE and AFFECTION A Fictional Spoof By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/10/housemates.html Part 1 : SHARING Circa 1978 Our ship was getting ready to leave Cochin (Kochi) harbour. (Those days – Kochi was called Cochin) A Lieutenant in uniform came running […](image)


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“Roving Eye” and “Nubile Nymph”karve

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 04:33:43 +0000

STORY OF A “ROVING EYE” and a “NUBILE NYMPH”  Dear Reader – before you start reading this story – please make sure that your sense of humor is still intact – this yarn is a fictional spoof – a tall story – satire – pure fiction – just for fun and amusement – no offence is meant to anyone – so you must take it with a pinch of salt and have a […](image)


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An “Appetizing” Kiss and a “Sexy Dish”karve

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:04:27 +0000

Outiside it is raining. I am feeling “Hungry”. So – let me dig deep into my creative writing archives – and pull out this delicious article I wrote long long back – more than 17 years ago in the year 2000 – a story – followed by a mouthwatering snack. This story features in my Foodie Book APPETITE FOR A STROLL too … Enjoy the […](image)


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Story for My “Girlfriends”karve

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:11:49 +0000

A STORY FOR MY “GIRLFRIENDS”  Humble Plea of a “Young-at-Heart” Navy “Veteran” A Spoof by By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/08/a-story-for-my-girlfriends.html When I joined the Navy as a Sub Lieutenant in the 1970’s – young girls started calling me “uncle”. I was barely 20 years old – and this was the first time […](image)


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Are “Love” and “Trust” Mutually Exclusive…?karve

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:02:40 +0000

Can you Love someone you don’t Trust…? Can you Trust someone you don’t Love…? Read this story… LOVE and TRUST Short Story By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2016/08/do-you-love-someone-but-not-trust-herhim.html “Good Morning…” the HR Head says to the Lady Employee. “Good Morning, Sir…” the Lady Employee says. […](image)


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Woman in the “Nightie” – Romantic Memoir from My Wonderful Navy Dayskarve

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:29:57 +0000

When I joined the Navy more than 40 years ago in the 1970’s – I was a puritanical simpleton – a prudish dope – and – this resulted in some rather amusing incidents. Here is one such delightful story from those early Navy Days… HAUTE COUTURE “LINGERIE” – THE “NIGHTIE”  Romantic Memories of my Wonderful Navy Days A Fictional Spoof By Vikram Karve  Link […](image)


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“Made For Each Other” Couplekarve

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:17:03 +0000

“MADE FOR EACH OTHER” COUPLE A Love Story By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/07/the-made-for-each-other-couple.html Her name was Riya. His name was Rohan. They – Riya and Rohan – they were a “made-for-each-other” couple. I am not saying this just because they won the “made-for-each-other couple […](image)


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A Murder Mystery – Zan, Zar, Zameenkarve

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 16:58:12 +0000

Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/07/motive-for-murder-zan-zar-zameen.html MOTIVE FOR MURDER – ZAN ZAR ZAMEEN Crime Fiction – A Murder Mystery – Story By Vikram Karve There is a saying in Urdu:  Har qatl di e jar zan zar zameen The Motive for every Murder is because of Woman, Money or Land […](image)


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