Wednesday Wisdom: The Circle of Life by Beetashok Chatterjee

So you want to be a writer? No, that was not me guffawing, just a nasty cough…. please excuse me. Well, if I received a rupee from every person who nodded a ‘yes’ to my question, I’d be a wealthy man. I’d also welcome him to the Club; that exclusive Club of a zillion membersContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom: The Circle of Life by Beetashok Chatterjee”

Monday Microscope: On using thesaurus

It’s Monday and we are back with yet another interesting question from one of our readers : How do I improve my language? I know of many writers who use the thesaurus to use better language. Is that a good idea? How would you advise me?- Mohan

Wednesday Wisdom : On writing by Nazish Kondkar

Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go. – E.L. Doctorow Writing is a lonely and difficult work. People think writing is an easy job, but only a writer knows how difficult it is to actually write something. For example I wanted to be a writer since the age IContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom : On writing by Nazish Kondkar”

Friday Figments : Weekly Writing Prompt

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” ― Albert Einstein The rules for participation remain the same. Feel free to use the prompts to write a story, poem, microfiction, micropoem or anything that it triggers in you.Continue reading “Friday Figments : Weekly Writing Prompt”

Wednesday Wisdom: Got Style? by Ruchira Khanna

Twice upon a time, there was a young lady in distress. She was not happy with the way of life around her full of corruption, dishonesty, backbiting, fake smiles, dual personalities, deceiving within the family. Gosh! All this was making her swirl as she was overwhelmed with her surroundings and with a heavy heart sheContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom: Got Style? by Ruchira Khanna”

Monday Microscope: On writing

Today we addressing an interesting question on novel-writing. I have an excellent idea which I am sure can be a best selling novel. How do I start writing it down? There are so many suggestions and ideas that I am confused which is the best way to tell a story in words. – Kshitij PContinue reading “Monday Microscope: On writing”

Wednesday Wisdom: On writing

Wednesday Wisdom is a segment where every week we will share a slice of wisdom from writers who continue to be our source of inspiration. We might share some excerpts from their interviews where they share their experiences or invite them to write to this space. After all, in those lonely nights when you sitContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom: On writing”