Have you UNLOCKED these tales?

Dear WordPress FamilyThe month has been really busy with the launch of UNLOCKED- HISTORICAL TALES IN VERSE. And so the visits to the blog have been few and far between. I have a family of three hundred plus wordpress members and I was wondering if you managed to download the book. Some of my writer … Continue reading Have you UNLOCKED these tales?

Blogchatter Ebook Carnival- Dots and Streaks (Book Review)

Life’s principles are subjective. Yet, if viewed stoically, the philosophies of life apply to all and sundry. However, it needs the heart of a poet and a great emotional connect to visit life the way Ellora Mishra does in her debut book of poetry, ‘Dots and Streaks’- a collection of twenty-six pieces of writing. About … Continue reading Blogchatter Ebook Carnival- Dots and Streaks (Book Review)

Book Review- Ebook Carnival (Marvellous Rhymes by Jyotsna Atre)

‘Marvellous Rhymes for children about the Wild’ by Jyotsna Atre is a trove of beautiful rhymes coupled with colourful illustrations. As the title suggests, the poems are all about wildlife. About the Author Jyotsna Atre isn’t new to the world of writing. Some years ago, her retelling of the tales of Tenali Raman had been … Continue reading Book Review- Ebook Carnival (Marvellous Rhymes by Jyotsna Atre)

Book Review- The Woman That I Am

The Woman That I Am – An Anthology Celebrating Womanhood is like a bouquet of flowers with several shades and variety that blend in perfectly to give you a charming ensemble. Conceived and compiled by Rashi Roy and Manas Mukul it brings thirty writers under one roof, which in itself is proof enough of the … Continue reading Book Review- The Woman That I Am

Blogchatter Ebook Carnival (A Sneak Peek)

Dear WordPress friends This year's Blogchatter A to Z was special. I received much love from you all and decided to collate my poems for the Blogchatter Ebook Carnival. The ebook will be launched on May 25,2020 on the Blogchatter platform. I hope to receive your love in this new venture. Stay tuned for the … Continue reading Blogchatter Ebook Carnival (A Sneak Peek)

My Friend Alexa, Season 4- Reflection Post

The My Friend Alexa campaign, Season 4, was conducted by Blogchatter in September, 2019. Being a newbie blogger, I have just been trying to find my feet in the blogging world. After a rather slow start, I had participated in Blogchatter’s A to Z Challenge 2019, which was conducted in April this year. For both … Continue reading My Friend Alexa, Season 4- Reflection Post

British Jewel of the Orient

The railways in India are truly a legacy of the British Raj. In a previous chapter, we spoke of how Industrialization was a big phase in Europe in the early 19th century. As a result, there were engineering enthusiasts who dreamt of covering the earth with cast iron rails. At the same time, the rising … Continue reading British Jewel of the Orient

Road to the Summer Capital

“Veni, Vidi, Vici” (I came, I saw, I conquered.) That is how many empires were built across the globe. What began just as trade, gradually shifted gears and as they say, the English were high on power! However, it is also said that every empire passes on a philosophy to the world, quoting that its … Continue reading Road to the Summer Capital

Discovering Shyamala

When God created the earth, he was essentially playing treasure hunt. He precariously placed some fortunes all around and left it to man to discover them. A chance discovery of these treasures has always been special. I’m sure Columbus was on cloud nine when he stumbled upon the Americas while trying to find a direct … Continue reading Discovering Shyamala