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Writing by Vikram Karve from Pune India



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Military Wisdom – How to Motivatekarve

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:50:20 +0000

Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/06/how-to-motivate-military-style.html Humor in Uniform  MILITARY MOTIVATION – In a Nutshell A Spoof By Vikram Karve  NB: The generic term “Fauj” means Military and includes all the three Armed Forces – Army, Navy and Air Force MOTIVATION THEORIES If you have studied “Management” – you will be aware […](image)


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Humor in Uniform – “Duty Watch” – A Delightful “Memoir” from My Wonderful Navy Dayskarve

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:52:45 +0000

Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: https://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/04/navy-memories-duty-watch-on-cruise.html Humor in Uniform Once we joined the Navy in the 1970’s – we realized that the recruitment slogan “Join the Navy and See the World” applied to the Merchant Navy – and not to the Indian Navy. In fact – due to “austerity measures” – […](image)


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Do You Have a “Boring” Husband…?karve

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:38:20 +0000

Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/03/story-of-vivacious-woman-with-boring.html STORY OF A “VIVACIOUS” WIFE WITH A “BORING” HUSBAND Short Fiction Story By Vikram Karve   Part 1 “VIVACIOUS” WIFE LEAVES HER “BORING” HUSBAND Pooja walked out of her marriage because she felt that her husband was a boring and dull man. One morning – after her husband had […](image)


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Food Blog : Biryani – 5 “Tests”karve

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:03:06 +0000

Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/06/how-to-judge-biryani-tasting-and-testing.html A Foodie “Girlfriend” has invited us for a “Biryani Date” at a famous iconic restaurant of Pune which she claims serves the best Biryani in Pune. As they say – “the proof of the pudding is in the eating” – so I will tell you if […](image)


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Stealing Affections – A Story of Love Lust and Luckkarve

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:33:18 +0000

STEALING AFFECTIONS A STORY OF LOVE LUST and LUCK Short Fiction – A Romance By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/02/no-girl-in-every-port-story-of-love.html Part 1 – BOMBAY REVOLUTIONS Mumbai (Bombay) Circa 1977 There was an unexpected change in our ship’s program – and our ship was ordered to sail back to Mumbai (or […](image)


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Moti – A Storykarve

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:34:17 +0000

MOTI – A  STORY Fiction Short Story By Vikram Karve  Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/06/a-dogs-life.html This morning – during my morning walk – I saw some stray dogs – and – I “talked to” them. And – I remembered this story I had written long ago. So – let me delve into my Creative Writing Archives and pull out […](image)


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“All Quiet on the Western Front” – A “Must-Read” Book for Soldiers and those who want to be Soldierskarve

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:42:08 +0000

NB: The generic term “soldier” encompasses all uniformed personnel of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy and Air Force) Soldiers don’t start wars. Politicians start wars. But – Politicians don’t die in wars. It is the Soldiers who die in wars. And – on many occasions – after soldiers from both sides have massacred each other – the wily politicians negotiate […](image)


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The Lady Who Called Me “Neutral”karve

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:27:32 +0000

Humor in and out of Uniform Sometime ago I was invited to deliver a “Guest Lecture” at a premier inter-service Training Institution where I spent a large part of my career on the faculty. This reminded me of a few hilarious anecdotes which happened when I was there. I am going to delve deep into my […](image)


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Happiness Made Simplekarve

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:54:35 +0000

HOW TO BE HAPPY Link to my original post in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve: http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/06/how-to-be-happy.html “MILD” PLEASURES GIVE YOU MAXIMUM HAPPINESS A few monents ago – I relaxed on my bed while hearing melodious old songs on Vividh Bharati Radio. I felt happy. And – I remembered an article I had written 17 years […](image)


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Missed “Match” – The “Prize Catch” Boy I Did Not Marrykarve

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:41:39 +0000

Link to my original posts of this story in my Blog Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve:  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/02/the-prize-catch-husband.html and  http://karvediat.blogspot.in/2017/05/the-boy-i-did-not-marry.html MISSED “MATCH” – THE “PRIZE CATCH” BOY I DID NOT MARRY  Fiction Short Story By Vikram Karve When I returned home from work in the evening – I found everyone waiting for me. Yes – they were […](image)


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