National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo is about to begin. Writers all over the world will attempt to finish a 50,000 word manuscript by the end of the month. That's a 50k word first draft -- not a final, polished manuscript. I can see the motivation and anxiety all month as writers gear up to… Continue reading NaNoWriMo is almost here!
Their definition of love was too narrow for her. Romantic was just one of many kinds. She loved with all her heart and it never struck her as if anything was wrong or missing. They asked her if she ever wanted to fall in love. “But I already have. Over and over again,” she replied,… Continue reading Love in Many Forms
Last week, I travelled to the Delhi/NCR region for a mini break. My struggle with anxiety had kept me busy and unable to travel for almost two years, so this was a much needed trip. While I got to spend quality time with an author friend who is my mentor too, I met another author… Continue reading The Author Life
Coming soon on Amazon Kindle So, I haven’t written a Christmas story since A Perfect New York Christmas in 2017. This year, I wrote a short story to bring in the festive season. A Christmas Tail is a sweet romance. It’s a quick read dedicated to all the cat ladies out there. Watch this space… Continue reading A Christmas Romance & more
There's a saying that we are all surrounded by story ideas every day but it's only us writers who are able to spot them and make art out of them. Ever since I started writing stories for the world, I've been asked where I get my story ideas from. Plot, characters, twists, and setting --… Continue reading Finding Story Ideas