Freelancing, Priorities, Writing

Being a Writer and Explaining It Too

Being a writer is awesome, especially when people ask you or your parents what you do. I love the confused looks on people's faces every time they hear that I write books and other readable stuff. It's also fun and not annoying anymore when they assume I don't work at all. Most people like to… Continue reading Being a Writer and Explaining It Too

Freelancing, Priorities, Writing

4 Ways to Manage Your Writing Time

We full time writers are familiar with people's surprised/angry reactions to unanswered calls and our reluctance to leave the desk during our precious writing time. The truth is, most people think working from home means that you have no work schedule to follow. But we should have discipline. Time management can be easy if you… Continue reading 4 Ways to Manage Your Writing Time

Fiction, Freelancing, Journalism, Me, Social Media, The Telegraph, Writing

Lessons Learnt (so far)

It's been a year and some days since I left my secure journalism job with one of India's leading newspapers. There have been great months, a few not so good months, and the horrible patches here and there. Thankfully, I'm surrounded by family members and others who don't understand a career unless it's in an… Continue reading Lessons Learnt (so far)