OH Colombo

Urban Jungle

With concrete apartments in this city, sprouting up like mushrooms during the rainy season, there is a group of Colombo’s population ...

Humorous

It was owing to the petrol hullabaloo that I used some tri-shaws and cab services this past week to get to and from a few meetings and ...

Insincerity

Colombo is full of green-eyed monsters and two-faced people. The insincerity around this city is incomparable to most places. Social me...

Those Big Portions

Trixie called me this morning to relate this absolutely funny story. Strangely, being in the food industry, her story was something I ...

Slander

With the increasing availability of networks and social media at relatively no cost and reach and accessible by a varying and wide audi...

That Sri Lankan Smile

I distinctly remember a poster, many years ago, promoting Sri Lanka with the slogan “A smile is worth a thousand words.”

Good Times

Throughout our lives we meet and make friends with many. The years go by and we finds that we have kept up our friendships with a few ...

The Diamond Dream

There is nothing like receiving a gift of jewellery and if part of it is in the form of a diamond then it is a bonus, especially when t...

Who is Mr “Be”?

It was a long overdue visit to Trixie. Having visited Europe throughout the Summer, she was now back home, happily settled in with her...

Opinions

Society in general is so messed up that people compete silently for the funniest and strangest of reasons and things. The self-made, wh...

Beauty Pageants

Many years ago, it used to be an event that most people looked forward to attend the annual Miss Sri Lanka contest where a line-up of t...

Oh! Colombo : Being Stylish

Style is all about how you express yourself. It does not mean that you can go and have the current trendy haircut, wear what is fashio...