It is my Blog's Fifth Birthday. WordPress sent me a '5 year anniversary achievement badge' today and asked me to keep up the 'good blogging'. Yay! I'm blowing the trumpet and cutting a cake. So what do I know and what have I learnt about blogging in these five years? Hmm... I love to write.… Continue reading Fifth Blogversary and Five Books Everyone Loved But Me
"We have to visit Trastevere to experience the real Italian vibe" , Mami declared emphatically. Trastevere, in Rome? It rang a bell. I had devoured the Italian section of Elizabeth Gilbert's book, Eat, Love and Pray as part of my Roman research. She definitely ate in that neighbourhood. Well, I was definitely going even if… Continue reading Dinner In Trastevere, Rome
January heralds my blog's third birthday. Hurray! As usual I mixed the dates of registration but WordPress didn't forget and promptly sent a congratulatory message. I was caught by surprise. The event demanded a magnificent post worthy of Blogversary Three in a timely manner. Easier said than done. Sigh! You see, one thing I've learnt… Continue reading Blogversary Three in January!
I write because I want to write. Nothing complicated about it. As a child I saw myself as a poet, an Enid Blyton in making and of course Superman in the red cape. While in school, I felt the urge to pen a few articles for the school magazine which I did. I remember the… Continue reading My writing reasons through the seasons.
"Every hero needs a spectacular villain to be super", so said the villain turned hero Megamind and I couldn't agree more . After all, Voldemort's presence is palpable all across the seven years of Harry Potter's life and for every Archie there is a Reggie Mantle ready to pull the rug from underneath his feet… Continue reading From bad to rad !
Who I am ? Hmmm ...lets see ; from the house of Bravon, mother to dragons , breaker of logjams , I'm the queen of Wishful thinking . I finally nailed an awesome introduction(thank you Game of Thrones ). In case you are wondering what brought about this existential crisis,well this is my Day 1… Continue reading Who I am and why I’m here
2016 is already on the roll and I'm late with my first ever blog entry ( part of new things to do in the new year). After surfing for all the great advice on how to set my blog , reading sample blogs , then many more interesting blogs… Continue reading Battle of wills …blog begins !