What do we ideally do when we want to read a writer’s work for the first time, especially if it’s fiction writer we’re talking about? We go about his/her bestsellers or the top rated novel or work suggested by some creditable reader and venture off to a journey with this new fellow. Right? At least,… Read More Let’s talk about ‘The’ King, Stephen King, and his Memoir
Just when I was wondering how come the chatterbox was silent, his flap opened; this situation made me reconsider his once self-acclaimed label of being a psychic. But I must admit, which I don’t too often, that his moving flap was the only way to get the awkward silence spread among 13 of us being… Read More Family of Punctuation on a road-trip!
It’s been a few days since I was told something which didn’t go down well with me. I was told that the field I look upon with all sparkles and twinkling in my eyes, the field of writing and the job of writer is overrated. To be precise the exact words were-“Writers are overrated!” Yes,… Read More Are writers overrated?
Birds chirping, sun shining perfectly on the horizon, winter winds by not being too harsh on living beings blowing pleasantly, and the gone shade. Yeah, I daily find a new one to sleep. And no matter what and where I find it, it always goes away when sun gets into doing its job. “Mom! My… Read More Have we started loving others on the expense of ignoring ours?
Who or what came first – Hen or egg? Oh yeah! What an idiotic question? Egg and hen. How did they even qualify to have few words dedicated to them in a write-up cleverly woven around reading and writing, let alone starting this post? Is the title just a bait to catch your attention, you… Read More Did you start Reading first or Writing?
“A blog is only as interesting as the interest shown in others.” ― Lee Odden From the beginning itself, I have been more of a comment-person than the like-one. No, not that I comment on the passersby; commenting on what I read. To be honest, it is humanly not possible for a ‘working’ person to… Read More Don’t underestimate the POWER of a COMMENT!
Has anybody ever felt bad on receiving compliments? Say, when somebody compliments you on your clothing style saying-“You got some really good sense of style, man!” Who will not like to get one’s dressing style appreciated? Apparently, no one in his/her right mind. Now, how will you, as a writer, feel when somebody compliments you… Read More WRITING with STYLE!
DISCLAIMER-One of my shortest post on WordPress. All those who have been my followers since quite a time now must be well aware that when it comes to writing-short sentences, or short passages, or even short comments on your write-ups are just not-my-type. Out of my fifty published posts on WordPress, I hardly have five… Read More Reader’s Digest India Competition!
Trial that we started four days back is beginning towards its end today. If you missed the last session, you can have a look at Do we become what we read? Let the final session of trial begin. The subject in question is – Does what we write reflect us? Truth be told – No, not completely.… Read More Does what you write reflect you?
You become what you read. You write what you are. Is it really so? My thoughts are quite reluctant to agree with it. In fact, they, my thoughts, are red-blooded to hit the trial box of courtroom to justify themselves. So, the subject in question is ‘Does what we read shape us? And what we… Read More Do we become what we read?