Monthly Archive:: July 2012

Why is it so difficult to meet like-minded people?

Last week the NYT published a thought provoking piece, “Why is it hard to make friends over 30?” The article went on to say that the three conditions considered crucial to making close friends are “proximity; repeated, unplanned interactions; and a setting that encourages people to let their guard down and confide in each other”.

The Sizzling Singles Club

This is a guest post from Floh member, Piali Dasgupta Just the other day, I bumped into a friend (or shall we    say acquaintance since I am a little uncomfortable  about using the term ‘friend’ casually) at a fair. Let’s call her Shimamoto, because that seems like a nice name and happens to be

Hail Floh! Why though?

This is a guest post by Floh member, Minoy Jose. Sunday, July 1st 2012, 05:45 A.M. The alarm on my phone has started blaring out the corny tune of my choice. In the drowsy haze that I am, I can vaguely remember going to bed later than 1:00 A.M. this morning.  “05:45 a.m.! Why do I do