Women's Web gives a picture prompt every Friday and selects the 5 best stories (within 100 words) from there. This week my story was the second one they'd chosen for the same. (This was the picture prompt. Image Source: Women's Web) The story I wrote is given below: (Image Source: Women's Web) Though I do … Continue reading The Ballerina #PicturePrompt #WomensWeb
It feels incredible! Finishing the first draft of my first novel. This post is a token of celebration and also encouragement for other writers.
(Image Source: Pinterest) Hey, fellow writer do you do this sometimes? Like, your fingers hover over the keyboard while you don’t know what you want to write? You look at the books around you, the bookshelves stacked with works from your favourite authors and you curse yourself. You don’t even have a single idea to … Continue reading Here’s Why I Feel That The Writing Life Is Like The Sleeping Beauty Fairy Tale
(Image Source: Pinterest) I have decided to write a novel. The decision was taken almost two years back but if you ask me to show anything for it, I might not have much. In fact, I’m being discreet, I have nothing to show you. Initially, I thought it was my laziness that was stopping me from … Continue reading Struggling To Write A Novel? Come Join Me!
Arka Datta is a recently published author and I'm proud to be his friend. Arka is a writer from Kolkata, India. He has been a lot of different things before deciding to settle with writing books. His short stories have been printed by publishers like Penguin and HBB, and a few respected online magazines. About Arka's Book: Arya … Continue reading Guest Post By Arka Datta: Getting Published in India, AKA the Act of Befriending Rejections