The taste of first summer rain on your tongue A song on the radio from a time left far away The happiness of your dogs when you return home A familiar scent reminding you of someone you once knew The mountain roads shrouded by blue mist The spray of the ocean on your face The quiet … Continue reading These Simple Things
(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
She was a successful professional with a loving family. People would think she had it all. She felt that way, as well. Except for times, when she felt something missing. She could never figure out what it was. Until one day, they came for a visit to her office. She immediately knew what the missing … Continue reading Missing
1. Branches dance in breeze Gray clouds, medley of birdsongs Rain washed Monday noon 2. Moonlight shimmering, Wheat stalks whisper sad secrets Harvest starts post dawn 3. Swimming in circles Bouncing back from the glass walls Folks trapped in fishbowls
(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!
(Image: Writing in the laps of the Himalaya. At Spiti Valley) I am not the 'life' of any party I do not have a gang of friends to embark on adventures or make my day to day life seem like a sitcom I work from home so there isn't any scope of making work friends, as … Continue reading Why Writing Could Be A Lonely Soul’s Way Of Talking To You
I am scared. Very, very scared. So scared that instead of writing terrified I'm repeating the word 'scared' even though I know that's bad writing. Thing is, for so long I'd thought that this queasy feeling pressing on to my stomach and ribs was just a temporary phase like mild acidity. In fact, I even … Continue reading I Am Scared (But I’ll Get Over It!)