There is no backstory but just the fact that, among all the writers I have ever been fascinated by, Ruskin will and shall always be mine. Here is a snippet for aspiring writers from Rusty's book 'Landour Days', the book I have been reading over and over again for years now. Don't ask why! Make… Continue reading Writing Tips By Ruskin Bond | ‘Landour Days’ Snippets
Reading wasn't a thing for me. I remember reading 'Balyakaalasakhi' by Vaikom Muhammed Basheer when I was 14 years old for a reading competition in school. Though the competition had 12 other books in the list, I preferred to read 'Baalyakaalasakhi' over and over again because I was in love with it. I made Suhara… Continue reading A Book Blog. Finally!
It was the night I found myself dead under a pile of dusty books. I neither remember walking out from my body nor from my room where I went to sleep with a book I was supposed to finish that night. But I was out in some other form they called a soul or may… Continue reading The Night I Found Myself Dead
Way back in 2011 when I first started a blog with all the scratch writings I had with me, I was clueless where I was taking it. But however, I did write every day and made sure to post it for the rest of the virtual world and I named it 'By fits and starts'… Continue reading By Fits and Starts