The Elephant and the Rope

Your attempt may fail, but never fail to make an attempt. As my friend was passing the elephants, he suddenly stopped, confused by the fact that these huge creatures were being held by only a small rope tied to their front leg. No chains, no cages. It was obvious that the elephants could, at anytime, […]


FELIX BAUMGARTNER RED BULL STRATOS PILOT   “I LOVE A CHALLENGE, AND TRYING TO BECOME THE FIRST PERSON TO BREAK THE SPEED OF SOUND IN FREEFALL IS A CHALLENGE LIKE NO OTHER.” FELIX BAUMGARTNER With a passion for expanding boundaries, especially in the air, Red Bull Stratos pilot Felix Baumgartner is an expert parachutist best […]


Australian photographer Martin Pugh captured this image of the Whirlpool Galaxy which combines fine detail in the spiral arms with the faint tails of light that show its small companion galaxy being gradually torn apart by the gravity of its giant neighbour. A closer look shows even more distant galaxies visible in the background. Australian […]

Quotes of the day

Quote of the Day Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. James M. Barrie Love Quote of the Day There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair. Friedrich Schiller Art Quote of the Day Filmmaking can be a fine art. Terri Windling Nature Quote […]


The Seed An Ancient Tale of Honesty In the Far East the emperor was growing old and knew it was time to choose his successor. Instead of choosing one of his assistants or his children, he decided to do something different. He called young people in the kingdom together one day. He said, ““It is […]

Quotes of the day

Quote of the Day When deeds speak, words are nothing. Pierre-Joseph Proudhon Love Quote of the Day The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime. Mignon McLaughlin Art Quote of the Day A great artist is a great man in a great child. Victor Hugo Nature Quote of the Day […]


  Once a fisherman was sitting near seashore, under the shadow of a tree smoking his beedi. Suddenly a rich businessman passing by approached him and enquired as to why he was sitting under a tree smoking and not working. To this the poor fisherman replied that he had caught enough fishes for the day. […]


Would you just listen in my silence? Would you just listen and do not say a word? Would you just listen in my saddest time? Would you just listen when my tears are apart? Would you? Would you just listen the sound of broken wings? Would you just listen and understand my heart?