Tagged: writing

Write, Edit, Promote: Book Review

Samarpita rightly emphasises on the basics. Like dieting, we know what we should do but often don’t, due to lack of time. Write everyday, she says. Very true, for practice makes perfect. The other...

Top MOOCs

Top MOOCs in Writing and More

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are a great way to learn. I’ve taken courses in writing, psychology, nutrition, philosophy and  what not. Writing I enjoy University of Iowa’s writing courses the most. I’ve done...

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Blogchatter Ebook Festival and First Book Feelings

I take on the baton of Blogchatter Ebook Carnival from Priyanka whose ebook ‘Handbook of Day to Day Parenting Tips’ is also a part of the mix. About Priyanka’s ebook: It covers topics like – This book covers...

Canva Ebook

How to Design Your Ebook in Canva

While you could convert your word doc in PDF, why not pretty it up a bit? It’s tough reading online, so anything that helps is good, right? Canva is a great design option with...

Pune Litfest 2016

Quite enjoyed the litfest this time too. Was sad that I couldn’t make it for the Neil Hollander workshop on writing though. Kulpreet Yadav’s session which was a semi workshop was a surprise consolation....

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Jaipur Literature Festival 2013

The litfest was a wit feast. Not bad looking either, with blue balloons, orange decorations, colorful shamianas. Somak Ghoshal’s article in Mint helped me figure who I should be watching out for and they...

Poetry

In Defense of English Honours

Support came from an entirely unexpected quarter- the Times of India. In yesterday’s main section- not even Education Times- I saw a headline designed to gladden my heart- English (H) the most sought after...