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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 […]

BENIGN OR NOT? HOW TO EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED
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BENIGN OR NOT? HOW TO EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED

Thursday, July 12, 2018 @ 12:21 PM
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A Place Between Fear and Faith When we sow the seed of faith, we reap a small sapling that gradually turns into a beautiful tree, giving us the fruit of courage, hope and love. Yet, when we sow the seed of fear, almost overnight, we end up with a jungle of misgivings and hopelessness. In […]

Translating your Idea into a Book
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Translating your Idea into a Book

Monday, July 02, 2018 @ 02:28 PM
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Turning an idea into a book is an exciting process – yet one that is also fraught with a number of challenges. So, you wake up one day with the hangover of an idea that desperately wants to see the light of day and find its way into the hands of a reader as a […]

What My First Published Book Taught Me
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What My First Published Book Taught Me

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @ 11:44 AM
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Yes – I have done it. I have successfully turned publisher with my first published book – a paperback called Shaheen Must Die set against the steaming backdrop of a mystery that unfolds in the layers of romance. The book itself is an accomplishment of sorts when it comes to creating a story that actually […]

How to Sell Books Online – and make Money!
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How to Sell Books Online – and make Money!

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 12:19 PM
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Wondering how to sell books online and make money? Writing a book on self-help, technology, fiction or even cuisines sounds pretty exciting, right? But it is only worth your effort when the whole world gets to know about it! Moreover, eBooks are the way to go for many online businesses that aspire to become an […]

A Fresh New Look at Motivation
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A Fresh New Look at Motivation

Friday, February 02, 2018 @ 01:29 PM
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Motivation can have many forms and it can hit you any time, anywhere. For me, personally, the motivation to finally and formally kickstart the publishing arm of my brand began with a chance meeting. Captain Rakesh Walia – a notable public figure – and his many talks have managed to find a fan in me, […]