Blogging, Books, Rambles and rants, writers

C is for Cover Design

Welcome to a new series of blog posts titled “Authors’ Tips – A to Z of Writing”. Authors Devika Fernando, Preethi Venugopala, Paromita Goswami, 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… Continue reading C is for Cover Design

Blogging, Rambles and rants, writers, Writing

B is for Blogging as an Author

Welcome to a new series of blog posts titled "Authors' Tips - A to Z of Writing". Authors Devika Fernando, Preethi Venugopala, Paromita Goswami, 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… Continue reading B is for Blogging as an Author

Books, Children, Rambles and rants, Writing

Why Books are Awesome 

My beautiful relationship with books began before I could read. I was blessed with a bookworm mother who loved taking me to the public libraries wherever we lived in the United States. Plus, she read books to me every day. Those activities and a house full of books made sure that I'd grow up to… Continue reading Why Books are Awesome 

Rambles and rants, writers, Writing

A Writer’s Rant

Any one who has published a book the traditional or the indie publishing way knows what a long process it is. I've experienced both routes multiple times and can spend hours telling you about pros and cons and other details. The trouble is that people expect hours of free advice, or rather consultation from us… Continue reading A Writer’s Rant

Books, Fiction, Novella, Rambles and rants, Writing

NaNoWriMo 2017

It is the eighth day of National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo and I haven’t joined in... yet. I love the motivation that comes from fellow writers during this period but I’m exhausted. I’ve self published 5 kindle books this year and spend a lot of time marketing the books as well. I’ve been focused… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017