Friday Listicles: Top 5 Literary Fixes

Being a voracious reader, I like to read book after book, with scarce a pause in between. I can be reading up to three different books at a time. When I am full of one, or overwhelmed with the thought thread in another, I only have to turn to yet another. Good books nourish the… Continue reading Friday Listicles: Top 5 Literary Fixes

The Wedding Bells- Part 13

Once again, a group of writers from different geographical regions gather together to create a wonderful story. The photograph above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction Chain hosted by Jithin of Photrablogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his adventures.… Continue reading The Wedding Bells- Part 13

The Wedding Bells-Flash Fiction Chain # 6

The beautiful photograph above serves as a photo prompt for Flash Fiction Chain #6 hosted by Jithin of Photrablogger. In this chain, many authors from around the world and from different time zones participate, writing consecutive parts in a beautifully orchestrated story telling. The present chain chronicles a love tale. I am writing the first… Continue reading The Wedding Bells-Flash Fiction Chain # 6

Musings on My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk

Painting is the silence of thought and the music of sight. In reading this book, I was struck by the cornucopia of images, colours, illustrations. Orhan Pamuk, the recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature has written this amazing historical novel and set in the time of the Ottoman Empire in the 16th century.… Continue reading Musings on My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk