Author: Papabear

I like to meet people and observe their life style. I enjoy understanding their perspective about various things. As a profession, I am pursuing PhD in the area of computer science and live in Paris at the moment.

A jealous girlfriend


My french course in Paris consisted of a group of foreigners from different parts of the world. I’d end up naming at least 20 countries if I start enumerating. In the course, the teacher deliberately teamed up a couple of folks who did not have any acquaintances and were coming...

How France relegated me to a vegetarian


Familiar food makes us feel at home. So I feel that getting acquainted with new culture through palette is a sure shot way of forming a new home. Once we understand the ‘new’ palette and start relating to it, it automatically opens our mind to the new geographical location. Initially...