Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Its The Comments, Not The Blog

Over the last few months I have heard this from many a friend.

"Dude, I have been reading your blog. Its fun. But the comments are the best part man!"

HeartCurry hit one year about a week ago. Wow! One year. The baby is a year old. I wont go about blabbing how I have evolved as a blogger and how my posts are more mature now and that the female audience find me all irresistible after reading the posts. No, I promise I wont say all that.

Its a year now and I dont know why I am blogging. It aint no purpose, it aint no passion. I aint no writer. And then someone drops a comment saying, "Haha, that was hilarious. Made my day." And that in turn makes my day! Perhaps, at the end of a stressful day I provided comic relief to someone, somewhere, with the dog bit my arse and I wore my shirt inside-out story.

Most important, its helped me build a little community. Some of them I knew before, some I came to know over the last year, and surprisingly most of them, I have never met. Its the few people whose blogs I visit, whose comments I reply to, everyday.





Thank You for reading and thank you for commenting on HeartCurry. And I promise more torture coming your way.

35 Comments:

Blogger Medha.. said...

Your blogs are always fun to read..although its just been only 2 or 3 weeks since i have started reading yours.

And yes, its REALLY the comments. They are just hillarious. I mean the ones written by you. Cracks me up ALL THE TIME! Fantastic sense of humor i must say, which might be an understatement!

Anyways, keep writing hon. =)

October 18, 2005 10:44 PM  
Blogger APOO said...

Thank You, thank you! I feel so touched. No ones ever said such words to me.

October 18, 2005 11:47 PM  
Blogger Medha.. said...

You are SO full of sarcasm! That was such a sarcastic comment! Idiot! And here i am saying all these nice things to you...Ggrrr!

October 18, 2005 11:51 PM  
Blogger APOO said...

There, its so difficult to express emotions over the web. I really meant that. And I thought as much that people wont believe it, but then, if u mean it, say it. So I did. Now I get gaali galoch. :(

If u wish, I can swear over my laptop.... or whatever you wish.

October 19, 2005 12:00 AM  
Blogger Bird said...

So you finally wrapping up the blog?

October 19, 2005 12:07 AM  
Blogger Medha.. said...

Hmm, well it did sound sarcastic.

But if you say so... ok i BELIEVE you! :P

October 19, 2005 12:10 AM  
Blogger iyer education said...

the comments are good for a reason, bcoz of presence of great personalities like bird, abhi, idea, madame, medha and yours truly... also comments are made hilarious because of non-existent bloggers like baangdu and pals... and you have no thanksgiving for them... tch tch... you are such a #$#$@#@#@@$@$#@#@#@...

but seriously... heartcurry is dhammal.. and haan... pls ignore bird's comment... he thinks he is not going to survive for more than a week...

October 19, 2005 12:11 AM  
Blogger IdeaSmith said...

So congratulations and many happy returns and all that jazz....good reading you, dude n hope u keep up the funny (n' soogery!) posts.

Bird, be quiet...if he wraps up the blog, who'll write the Nan-tales?

October 19, 2005 12:12 AM  
Blogger APOO said...

HAHAHAHAHA!
Bird, I so expected that comment from you. And now ou can so NOT expect a PDA cover!!! :P

Iyer: I said thanks to those who read my blog. Pals reads my blog. So does baangd. Only his short term memory will make him say he does not.

Thanks Smithy. Till Gujjus live, soogery posts will be on! And ignore Bird. Till Bird lives, I have a reason to blog.

Medha: Now you sound sarcastic.

October 19, 2005 12:17 AM  
Blogger Medha.. said...

Like DUH! Difficult to believe you. :p:p

Naaahh, jus kidding!
But if you really meant it, then you are most welcome! =)

October 19, 2005 12:23 AM  
Blogger Bird said...

Btw pappoo, is that the foto of the airshow at Nariman Point?

October 19, 2005 12:50 AM  
Blogger APOO said...

yup Bird, thats the one!

October 19, 2005 12:54 AM  
Blogger Nicole said...

How about a party Apoo. Maybe you could take us out this weekend for dinner and drinks....

your posts indeed are a pleasure to read. keep blogging.

October 19, 2005 1:20 AM  
Anonymous paras said...

heartcurry stories are total fun .. i started visiting ur blog over past few days .. believe me ever since i come here at least 4 times a day .. just to see updated comments.. very cool bro .. congrats :)

October 19, 2005 3:48 AM  
Blogger Madame Mahima said...

jeeezus.
i dont go around blog-reading and look at how much i miss.

happy birthday heartcurry! may you always be fruitful in your attempts to straightenize every lesbian.
:P

and yes..while im at it, apoo, its been my pleasure to liven up this comment box. no, no dont thank me...really..im blushing..oh stop!

ok thank me.

*cackle*
well done apoo..keep em posts coming!

October 19, 2005 8:00 AM  
Blogger Madame Mahima said...

FOR PETES SAKE,BOY. i just saw your display.
what do u think you're doing going around taking nekked pictures of yourself?!?!

we become loyal readers and THIS is the torture we have to go through ?!?
oh my eyes..MY EYES!!

October 19, 2005 8:03 AM  
Blogger couchpotato said...

Heartcurry rocks! Keep it up.

October 19, 2005 9:08 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ajo I guess u have a lot of free time to write your blog and we have even more to read them n comment on ...
Anyways as someone commented before
KEEP IT UP...I wonder wht ?

Demi Goddezz -If ever u plan to write a blog on your long long story do let us know

-amit

October 19, 2005 10:46 AM  
Blogger Demi Goddezz said...

Apoo:AWWWWWWWW that was CHOOOOOOO CHWEEEEEETTTTTT..

HUPPY BUDAY...HeartCURRY...

Its been fun reading ur blog .... hah plus the comments ..
I guess a smile is what we all live for and live with...Keep It Rolling ..

AMit:The story ..Ah yes.. I should ...But then ...

October 19, 2005 10:52 AM  
Anonymous Brad said...

Ha ha...That was hilarious, man!

:P

Kudos, pal.

October 19, 2005 12:18 PM  
Blogger abhi said...

appy buddaay day haart'cory

chal daaru pila

and WTF happened to you? You took the hair weaving thing seriously?

October 19, 2005 3:49 PM  
Blogger APOO said...

Nicole: Sorry girl. NYC this weekend. Wanna tag along?

Paro bhai, thengew!

Mahi: Thanks. And well, thats not a naked picture. And I think you have been reading too much porn and pointing fingers at me. Imagining naked guys n all.

Winny: U cant say "CHOOOOOOO CHWEEEEEETTTTTT" on this blog. this is a macho blog!

Couchie, Brad, thank you sirs! And Brad, I am still recovering from that .net theory.

Abbs: thats muh new hairstyle. No hair weave. Just good hair-stylist! :D

October 19, 2005 5:44 PM  
Anonymous Alex said...

Nicole, forget Apoo. I'll take you out to celebrate his blogday.

October 19, 2005 6:21 PM  
Blogger APOO said...

Its getting there.

Amit/Medha/Nicole/Alex..... whos next? Shaadi.com in the making.

October 19, 2005 9:06 PM  
Blogger Nicole said...

Alex, move on.

October 19, 2005 11:45 PM  
Blogger IdeaSmith said...

Nice-going, Apoo...the hairstyle that is. I approve.

October 20, 2005 12:17 AM  
Blogger iyer education said...

apoo: hmmm alicia silverstone used to call her dating service miss-match... i wonder what would you name your online matrimonial / dating service... jaldi soch le... domain name register bhi to karna padega na tereko!!!

October 20, 2005 12:30 AM  
Blogger APOO said...

Ahhhh... thank you Smithy! Hum khush hue.

Iyer, how long can a domain name be? How about www.myblogreadersstolemymatch.com

October 20, 2005 1:24 AM  
Blogger iyer education said...

arey arey... chal theek hai yaar... what if somebody steals your match... it gives us another reason to drink daru... and dont you worry... bird always has a pocketful of matches that he always carries with him... so you know whom to contact if you lose one match (i know i know... bad joke)

but seriously you can name it www.joshilay.com where joshi can get lay(d) ;)

October 20, 2005 1:30 AM  
Blogger Medha.. said...

HAHA! tht was a cool name Apoo.. But, ummm who stole who frm u? Chal, hume bhi bata...!:p

October 20, 2005 1:46 AM  
Blogger IdeaSmith said...

How about 'heart-kari'....translated as "do this heart"....ummm. :-)

October 20, 2005 8:37 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

www.letappufinduapappu.com

Hwis this for a name ......long and complicated .....

October 20, 2005 11:32 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey Apoo,

Wishing your Blog a Very Happy Birthday!!!

And sure do hope to read more of your (funny) future endeavors in your blog.

And also its fun seeing the "coffee - toffee" fight between you and Sharma.


Amrita

October 20, 2005 4:28 PM  
Blogger APOO said...

Hmmm... Iyer, good idea.

Medha, long story, I will have to keep writing all my life if I were to explain that.

Smithy, good idea. Now just convince Iyer. Everything has to go through his approval.

Anon: I think yours was the best! appufinduapappu. HAHAHAHA!!

Amri, next post is on you!

October 20, 2005 6:01 PM  
Anonymous Deepakjeswal said...

Congrats on the anniversary; and awwww, do i see u getting senti there? :-) Anyways, since it IS an anniversary post, lemme just add my two bits: I started reading ur blog sometime back, and got terribly hooked to even read many many old posts even. Hilarious, or serious, u write very well - and since u aint a writer, as confessed, I guess its a natural talent.

Well, enuff of senti stuff now...back to reading about Madame Desi in ur office asking for ur banana ;-P

October 20, 2005 11:51 PM  

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