Writing Tips

How to write a novel

November 22nd, 2018|1 Comment

  The first thing that you need to figure out while writing your story is what kind of story you are going to write about; or to be more specific what genre will it belong [...]

How to write interesting characters for your novel?

November 22nd, 2018|1 Comment

  The best approach to develop interesting characters for your novel is by observing people in your own life; meaning your family, friends, neighbours and acquaintances. Readers will be able to relate more to those [...]

Plotting a novel & writing scenes

November 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Once you have the idea for your novel, take some time to develop it into a one or two line summary or maybe a story goal. For e.g., it might be something like: “A Mumbai [...]

How to Write a Book Review

October 9th, 2018|1 Comment

For people who love reading, discussing a book can be both an enriching and exhilarating process. But many a time it can be difficult to find fellow book lovers. Hence joining a community where we [...]

Personal Development

How to start a gratitude journal

September 5th, 2018|1 Comment

Gratitude journaling: A powerful practice that we must follow to live a healthy, wealthy and happy life! Keeping a #Gratitude Journal can bring a miraculous change in our [...]

How to get out of a bad mood?

August 24th, 2018|1 Comment

  There might be various factors causing a bad mood which we ourselves might not be aware of. One catalytic factor might be because we are [...]

How gratitude can change your life

August 24th, 2018|1 Comment

  Gratitude is an emotion we feel when we start appreciating all that we have in our lives and are thankful for them. It can be [...]

How to be positive and in a happy mood always…

August 24th, 2018|5 Comments

  Being happy is not about temporary thrills, pleasurable pursuits, exciting events, winning prizes or living a luxurious lifestyle. It is not even about making a [...]

Lifestyle

  • Loving ‘YOU’

Loving ‘YOU’

September 5th, 2018|3 Comments

  Love is not an emotion; it is your very existence. - Rumi How often have we felt the flutter in our hearts? How often have [...]

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Helping children deal with teasing and bullying at school

September 5th, 2018|1 Comment

  In today’s environment our children are exposed to different kind of behaviours from their peers and it can be worrying on certain days especially when [...]

Joys as well as challenges of my life as a novelist

September 5th, 2018|2 Comments

I can’t say I am a regular writer since my role as a mother, homemaker and also as one of the directors of my company, Flugelsoft, [...]

A weekday in the life of an undergrad student!

September 3rd, 2018|1 Comment

  I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work, the more I live. –George Bernard Shaw. Being a student [...]

Anecdote

Bhaiya Meter se Chalo

September 3rd, 2018|4 Comments

I do not drive and my life depends on the phrase “Bhaiya Meter Se Chalo.” Of course I add “please” after that dreaded phrase and keep my fingers crossed, hoping that ‘Bhaiya’ will relent . [...]

Opinion

Just Google It

September 6th, 2018|3 Comments

  “Excuse me, could you tell me how to …” “Dude, just google it.” “I’m sorry, I was wondering if you could help me find …” “You could literally just google that.” The number of [...]

Recipes

Chocolat Délice

September 3rd, 2018|2 Comments

  If you really want to make friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him. As rightly said by Cesar Chavez, “The people who give their food give their heart". The stomach and heart [...]

Reviews

Book Review of the Fairy Chronicles

September 5th, 2018|1 Comment

    ‘Firefly and the quest of the black squirrel,’ is a children’s book and the fourth volume in the ‘The Fairy Chronicles,’ series. Although this book is a part of a series yet each [...]

Poetry

Escape

September 5th, 2018|3 Comments

  I sat eyes closed, leant against a tree,With the sweet smell of spring, and the sound of a bee.The clear blue brook just trickling by,Such [...]

You

August 25th, 2018|2 Comments

When my steps are shaky When the world is grey When my feet tremble And my balance is unstable   You are that golden light to [...]

Love is…

August 25th, 2018|2 Comments

Love is… The oasis in a desert Rainbow across the rich blue sky Dewdrops on a fresh cool morning Showers during a sultry afternoon Hot mug [...]

Short Stories

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A Cup of Tea

September 6th, 2018|1 Comment

  Ashima looked up at the moon shining in the dark black sky and tears started to roll down her cheeks again. She missed Varun. Varun [...]

Goha and his foolish neighbour

September 6th, 2018|3 Comments

  Goha, the legendary figure whose stories passed down through the centuries are nearly as numerous as the sands of the desert, has given rise to [...]

GOHA – SIMPLETON OR WISEMAN

September 3rd, 2018|1 Comment

  Goha, the legendary figure whose stories passed down through the centuries are nearly as numerous as the sands of the desert, has given rise to [...]

Book Shop

Paranormal Crime Novel (Child of Paradise – Listen to your Dreams)

September 11th, 2018|1 Comment

Life takes an unexpected turn when Tia meets the boy whom she secretly had a crush on all through her school years. Not only does Ron [...]

Children’s Book, Trumpets in the Wild (MVLL Vol 1)

September 11th, 2018|12 Comments

“But why are they called the Paladins?” asked Loli. “A Paladin is a defender of a cause. He may be a knight, a warrior or a [...]

Children’s Book, Secret Code of Magicians (MVLL Vol 3)

September 11th, 2018|1 Comment

In a secret corner of our world, unknown to most of us, there is a school … a school of magic which trains gifted young prodigies. [...]

Children’s Book, The Princess, The Witch Queen and The Sorcerer (MVLL Vol 4)

September 11th, 2018|1 Comment

  In a secret corner of our world, unknown to most of us, there is a school … a school of magic which trains gifted young [...]