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Mahbubul Karim
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The Lost City of the Monkey God - A True Story - by Douglas Preston - Review
I thought it would be a very different sort of book, like adrenaline pulsing adventure story. The Lost City of the Monkey God - A True Story by Douglas Preston turned out to have more nuanced actions but more thoughtful observations about the archaeological...
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Dark Matter by Blake Crouch and The Dark Net by Benjamin Percy
In November I finished reading two books. First was Benjamin Percy's The Dark Net and the second one was Blake Crouch's Dark Matter. Both of them are thrillers, well paced, good story plots. The Dark Net felt like a science fiction in the beginning but it t...
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Origin by Dan Brown - a Review
Dan Brown's latest novel "Origin" is an entertaining book. Like his previous novels, the author has created a page turner, though the main plot of the book I found to be not too shocking as I could deduce it from the very early on, however, I found this as ...
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I am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes - A Review
Terry Hayes' I am Pilgrim is probably one of the best spy thriller books I've read in recent days. More than 800 pages long but packed with heart pounding actions, deep character development along with the writer's observations of socioeconomic malice abund...
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Sharata Bekel Amar Akela Kete Jai - An Instrumental Music
An instrumental music of a nostalgic song from my childhood. I don't remember all the lyrics but still remember the melancholic tune that I played in my keyboard tonight. A few lines of lyrics that I can remember: সারাটা বিকেল আমার একেলা কেটে যায় শুধু তোমায়...
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Rocket Man vs Con Man - a Poem
Rocket man goes Look at me, look at my shiny toys They fly higher, girls and boys I am the scariest, craziest loon Can eat ice cream without the spoon My dancing is the best and daring As my frown frazzles the fools blaring Idiotic tirade at me and my peopl...
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Good Pointers of Success
Good pointers from a Forbes article regarding success: "Do what you are passionate about. Without passion, your work is not your love and you can never be your best or be better than others who are running with their passion." "Do something that you are inh...
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Rohingyas
Photo source: https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-PRHvIr4BUxA/Vz38rBBbXsI/AAAAAAAA6Sw/dJcigfGywzYAPhY2h9jD3_sVpH5ZlsYCQCLcB/s1600/r1.jpg They are uprooted from their burnt out villages. Their schools are demolished. Homes are ransacked and bombarded. Malnourished ch...
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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead - a Reivew
At first, I didn't want to read this book. Having read a few of the great books earlier that described the horrors of slavery, its aftermath, even the continuation of its thread in various forms into 20th and 21st century, I thought it would be a tale of en...
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A Bangla Instrumental Music - Ei Mukhorito Jiboner Cholar Bake
An instrumental music I've recorded today, it's a popular song by Souls, a musical band from Bangladesh.   Here is the lyrics in Bangla: এই মুখরিত জীবনের চলার বাঁকে অজানা হাজার কত কাজের ভিড়ে ছোট্টবেলার শত রঙ করা মুখ সুর তোলে আজও এই মনকে ঘিরে। ঝিনুক শামুকে ...
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