If you’ve read my first fiction book ‘Can a Fat Girl Get a First Kiss?’ you should know that there’s a lot of me and my childhood in that book. You also need to know what kind of impact negative body image has had on my life. Why? Because there are many of us out… Continue reading Confessions of a Fat Woman
I received the book My Small, Thin Indian Wedding By Sudesna Ghosh as a review copy from the author and would like to thank her for the same.
Reema is in love. And she’s ready to get married. BUT she doesn’t want the usual big, fat Indian wedding. Will she get the quiet, simple wedding day that she wants?
Find out in this dramedy about a modern Bengali woman and her family.
Reema Bose is the only child of her parents and lives with them and her cat in Kolkata. She is 34 and single and spends half her income into animal causes. And her father is upset because the astrologer has told him that finding a match for her would be difficult.
And one day, on the way back from office, she takes a cab and has to share it with Nishant, who is in…
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Welcome to a series of blog posts titled “Authors’ Tips – A to Z of Writing”. Authors Devika Fernando, Preethi Venugopala, Reet Singh, Ruchi Singh, Adite Banerjie, Saiswaroopa Iyer and I — will be posting on a multitude of subjects related to writing. Today, I will discuss how we writers improve at our craft and our… Continue reading I is for Improving as a Writer
I made self care a priority last year after years of being unkind to myself. It took counselling and mindfulness to understand how badly I was treating myself, even neglecting myself. While I learned to take better care of my self, I wrote and published books and stories and blog posts. I cut down on… Continue reading A Message to my Fellow Writers
Some say she took too long to get over it. Too sensitive or crazy — was this woman for real? But she didn’t consider them wasted years. Nor did she look back with regret. Yes, time was precious but finding herself finally, in a world full of chaos and with a heart heavy with feeling,… Continue reading Finding Herself
Welcome to a new series of blog posts titled “Authors’ Tips – A to Z of Writing”. Authors Devika Fernando, Preethi Venugopala, Reet Singh, Ruchi Singh, Adite Banerjie, Saiswaroopa Iyer and I — will be posting on a multitude of subjects related to writing. Topics will be chosen alphabetically and each week we propose to cover… Continue reading H is for Habits of Successful Writers