Hello Folks!

It’s been a while since I wrote something here (the longest gap so far). But writing something here has had always been at the back of my mind. For not writing a new blog post, for not reading something from the blogs I follow and like, I rebuffed myself every day. Alas, my excitement level of doing something new, something different, has subsided to a considerable extent.

With time I thought I would be a better writer. But then better writing demands constant writing. Again constant writing does not mean writing the same thing, or writing, time and again, what is incorrect without knowing that it is incorrect.

I write for my livelihood. So, to please the people I write for and to keep the auditors from marking me down, I end up writing what my fellow bloggers would call the mediocre kind of writing. That kind of writing does not come from my heart and I derive no joy by doing that. My organization and its small minded people have killed the creative spirit in me. I can’t give up my job either unless I get a better job at a better organization. However, times are hard. The market is down. Every organization is trying to cut down cost.

Now I am trying to recuperate my losses. From time to time I look back at what I had written earlier (two-three years ago), and I think to myself I was a better writer then than I am now. I once again want to be an active blogger and connect to my ole folks.

I earnestly hope that the next post I write does not say the same thing I said in this post.

Copyright © 2016 RAMU DAS

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5 comments on “Hello Folks!

  1. Hello Ramu…It was good to see your post here today. Try to find just a little piece of time, on a consistent basis, to write from your heart. A journey begins with one small step, and then another, and then another….. Best wishes.

    • RAMU DAS says:

      And it is wonderful to receive your comment, Cynthia. I have become very lazy these days, plus I am tired most of the days. But, yes, I will try to write on a consistent basis, for I derive joy by writing.

  2. surindernath says:

    I do it this way :

    Write from the heart even if it is nonsense…because it is my nonsense…and I have plenty in store !!

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