I fell in love with short stories when I was in school. We had to read from a textbook of Bengali short stories and I was introduced… Read more “The Climbing Spinach Trellis”
A friend asked me on Twitter after reading my post on writing short fiction, how does one get the reader to experience an emotional connect with what… Read more “The Heart of the Matter”
I’m not a terribly disciplined person when it comes to writing. I have a noisy mind, random thoughts running parallel to one another at any given point… Read more “The Memory Bank”
“Short stories are tiny windows into other worlds and other minds and other dreams. They are journeys you can make to the far side of the… Read more “The Long and the Short of It: Writing Short Stories”
“No!” was my first reaction when I read the email asking me to be a part of the Women Writers Fest organized by SheThePeopleTV in Pune… Read more “Grit and Grace: About Women Who Win!”
Where did you get the idea for the character of Dragon Aunty or Dolly? Is Dragon Aunty someone you know in real life? Are you… Read more “Enter the Dragon!”
Music is the soundtrack of our lives (Dick Clark) I believe this is true. Music certainly is the soundtrack of my life. I don’t think I’ve spent… Read more “Let the Music Play On!”
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