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‘Skin Deep’ In Whose Skin?

As a budding wordling and receptor of English Literary Academia in India, it’s not difficult to notice our affinity to the terms ‘Postcolonialism’, the ‘subject position of the Oriental reader’, our tendency to use words...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Oct 6, 2010

Surges Of Nationalism And Just Where To Stuff Them

The last few days out here have been rather strange. Strange enough that I actually paid attention to what was happening around me instead of just going on under the oblivious haze I call my eyesight. It so seems everyone is very concerned about R...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 30, 2010

Discussing Dusty Skins And Previlige (Part Two)

A few days ago, I ran into an old friend. While I like running into people — for there are always entertaining possibilities — what I dislike with a Direct Vengeance Of The Force Of A Thousand Suns And Add All The Angry Stars Too™ is ho...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 23, 2010

Discussing Dusty Skins And Privilege (Part One)

Generally on any given day, I don’t go by generalisations or assumptions, given that my LadyBrain is allergic to ‘boxing’. But after careful observations and using devices that sound so scientific that you’ll be left impressed...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 18, 2010

Re-Making While Break-ing Bodies And Meanings

The past few days have been emotionally as well as physically taxing, as I prepared for a seminar, re-wrote, re-edited and then wrote again my paper. Then deleted it and started all over again. A few years ago I had the nasty habit of never saving an...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 16, 2010

A LadyBlogger’s Thoughts On Living Life On The Threshold

Every once in a while I have to endure full-blown family gathering that my parents are so fond of. If I were to say this is one migraine that lasts a lifetime, I won’t be doing it justice — and I haven’t even begun using the hyperbo...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 6, 2010

A LadyBlogger’s Thoughts On Living Life On The Threshold

Every once in a while I have to endure full-blown family gathering that my parents are so fond of. If I were to say this is one migraine that lasts a lifetime, I won’t be doing it justice — and I haven’t even begun using the hyperbo...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 4, 2010

We’re SuperBendy NOT Spineless Edition Of OxyMorons

Author’s Note: The Interwebes is a funny place. You think you’re writing these blog posts for your three — or less — readers and then suddenly, turns out, someone awesome and nice has read  your inane ramblings all along and...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Sep 1, 2010

Rewriting The Box

Many people argue that routines are boring and often numb the soul; in addition to raise a person’s potential to inch closer to making an extremely inexpensive version of ‘A Clockwork Orange‘, on a startlingly daily basis — I...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Jul 9, 2010

Ramblings On Masculinity: Re-affirming The Female Gaze Or Trying To Anyway

This week I took a long hiatus from blogging, tried to escape the reality of trolls by handing over my moderator-ly duties to a certain pink dragon, pulled up my socks and did my best to repel the gnawing feeling in the pit of my stomach that told me...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Jul 2, 2010

A Piece of Faith in an Envelope

(Hello BLOG! reading people. Welcome our guest blogger Crimpher of the ubernun glory! She has more wisdom than we had  previously imagined. Also, the following is one of her short fiction pieces. So I don’t want any e-mails like the last time...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Jun 23, 2010

Hark! I Hear Patriarchial Silencing Again

Most of this summer, I’ve been cut off from most of the human population — by choice. Sometimes there are just so many rape references and derogatory jokes a certain Lady can take before she storms off in fury, hoping to leave in her wake...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Jun 15, 2010

Welcome To Internalised Misogyny : Part One In An Infinite Series Of DoucheBaggerey

What did you want when you were six? I wanted to read Roald Dahl’s ‘Matilda‘, beat my brother at Boggle and I wanted a pet kitten. I thought babies came form the sky and parents would ‘choose’ which baby they wanted; thu...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Jun 4, 2010

Quite The (Un)Feminist Dilemma

As much as I try, I cannot live in a void. Sure, I can keep to myself, read when none of my LadyFriends are around, ignore the douche dude in class when he’s mumbling, “You think so because you’re a woman“. Hell, I can go as f...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on May 29, 2010

I Can’t Believe You Laugh At This: The Edition Of Just Why I Want To Live In A Cave

Dear BLOG! reading person, I have to warn you early enough today. This letter you see before you is actually a rant. A long winded-one at that. So, if you’re in no mood to listen to me rant (again), you can leave. I seriously don’t want a...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on May 26, 2010

The Bleeding Love Edition Of Wet Dreams

Dear BLOG! reading person, if you’re here to laugh or feel uplifted or have just decided to stop by to troll me, thinking it’s like just another day, I am afraid today is, simply, not one of those days. Had it been any other day, I’...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on May 22, 2010

The You Said What Again Edition Of CabbageBrains

Hello dear BLOG! reading person! It’s been a long time hasn’t it? I really have an extra legitimate reason for a week of absence. How does barfing every waking moment of your life sound? Now that you’ve erased my name from your reve...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on May 10, 2010

The Guide To Survival Part One Of An Infinite Series

Author’s Note : I’m falling in love with repeating myself. Look at this random example for a change! This post is still dedicated to my SuperAwesomeFriend who is still feeling under the weather. Leave smiles and hugs for her please in the...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Apr 25, 2010

An Open Post To All Sadsacked Losers Out There

Author’s Note : BLOG! reading people I have an important announcement to make – My SuperAwesomeFriend is still feeling blue. This week to add to her personal crisis, there is a teeny problem at work too; I may have been responsible inadve...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Apr 20, 2010

This Is What Happens When You Mix Poop With Sh*t

Author’s Note : BLOG! people I might get a job this week. I’m going to be the annoying person that repeats stuff over and over again on the news. For practice, I can take this completely random example, say this one – My BLOG! posts...
by Oi With The Poodles Already on Apr 18, 2010


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