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Read Today to Become a Leader Tomorrow
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Read Today to Become a Leader Tomorrow

Friday, June 14, 2019 @ 04:11 PM
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I met Anand on a flight from Singapore to India. We chatted for a while as we settled into our seats, exchanging notes on what we do and what our career graphs are like – as usual, we boys were talking shop. Guilty, as charged. Eventually, talk veered to the economy, then politics and then […]

Why Do I Write?
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Why Do I Write?

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 05:56 PM
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Because I love to. Also nobody’s willing to hear me out so much; so the words mostly tumble out on paper. But there’s more…. I write because truly I know no other way of expressing what I truly believe in. And in what I truly believe, also I believe is the truth for us all. […]

Becoming – My New Mantra
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Becoming – My New Mantra

Friday, March 08, 2019 @ 10:33 AM
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In one word… I am impressed.  Becoming, by Michelle Obama. What dignity, what elegance. What a lady. That is the first thing that comes to my mind. Impressed. Then inspired.  Then hopeful. It’s a true memoir, not an agenda, no justifications, not much politics. I bought the book with the hardback cover. It is simple. […]

Virginity – Overrated Much?
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Virginity – Overrated Much?

Monday, February 18, 2019 @ 05:53 PM
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Yes, it is. At least in the country that I come from, it is highly overrated. I mean, yes – it’s natural to be a virgin, and someday it’s undone. But what’s more to it than that really? Have you asked a woman if she enjoys virginity? I don’t think so – it’s nothing to […]

The First Step
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The First Step

Thursday, December 06, 2018 @ 05:59 PM
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They say taking the first step is always the hardest. It was dark when he entered the basketball court. He quickly found the switch and flicked it on. The entire court was now awash with light. As he stood there taking a deep breath, his first impulse returned. It was always the same thing, the […]

The Godkiller Journey Month 1
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The Godkiller Journey Month 1

Friday, September 21, 2018 @ 06:21 PM
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This is going to be a series of 60 blogs, dedicated to the process of writing my novel, The Godkiller. It took me 5 years, 60 months and thus the 60 blogs. This is the first one. Enjoy! Month 1: The beginning of the Godkiller The first month I spent writing the book was less […]

Why Your Manuscript Needs to be Handled Well
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Why Your Manuscript Needs to be Handled Well

Monday, August 20, 2018 @ 10:00 AM
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You have finally done it – you have the two magic words, The End. And your manuscript is ready to turn into a book! Yet, there is many a slip between the cup and the lip. A lot of first time authors do not understand the gravity of choosing the right publisher, where their precious […]

Why Should You Be a Part of an Anthology?
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Why Should You Be a Part of an Anthology?

Wednesday, August 01, 2018 @ 10:53 AM
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Why should you be a part of an anthology? First, let us understand what an anthology is. An anthology is a collection of stories or poems, or other pieces of literary work from the desks of many authors and poets. The number of contributors will vary depending on the size of the overall book or […]

BENIGN OR NOT – D DAY, DIAGNOSIS DAY
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BENIGN OR NOT – D DAY, DIAGNOSIS DAY

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 @ 03:27 PM
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Before I knew it, my benign or not story had reached the climax. The diagnosis was out, and with a neutral tone that the doctor fought to keep at a steady tempo, I was told that I do indeed have cancer. It was not benign – it was alive and kicking. My lymph nodes have […]

Why Self Publishing is not a Dirty Word
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Why Self Publishing is not a Dirty Word

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 @ 02:25 PM
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In the world of books, authors often scramble to make their voices heard. And there are a number of ways to do so, depending on your calibre and your standing as an author. While traditional publishing still remains a good, albeit slow, route towards securing your book on bookshelves, there are a number of other […]