47 posts

Shantesh Patil

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Life

India is a land of many gods and many languages as well. With the prospect of moving to the Czech Republic soon, I was having a chat recentl...

18 February, 2021 • 3 min read

TV

The 5th season of The Expanse made for an epic viewing experience in what I think is one of the finest space operas of our time. It whetted ...

13 February, 2021 • 3 min read

Games

> Roguelike (or rogue-like) is a subgenre of role-playing video games characterized by a dungeon crawl through procedurally generated levels...

22 November, 2020 • 2 min read

Games

I never paid much attention to game remakes, because I felt that it had become a prevailing trend among publishers to extract dollars from o...

17 October, 2020 • 4 min read

Life

Dreams are one of life's most important biological phenomenon. I am here, not referring to the metaphorical dreams like "I want to be a mill...

22 August, 2020 • 2 min read

Books

I first stumbled upon the work of Mario Miranda at the beautiful Reis Magos fort in Goa. At the art gallery I found myself in awe of the com...

15 August, 2020 • 2 min read

Books

Journalist Rajat Ubhaykar’s book describing his journey to the extremes of India via trucks is one of the best books I read this year. Even ...

07 August, 2020 • 2 min read

Life

Even the most optimistic of optimists would agree it has been a terrible year. Considering what others have gone through I have come through...

26 July, 2020 • 5 min read

Life

I see so many videos of toddlers watching content on the TV or the phone. They don’t just watch the said content with rapt attention but are...

10 July, 2020 • 2 min read