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 Elizabeth Gilbert's book, Eat, Love and Pray. Actually, only the Italian 'eat' section as a part of my Roman research. Trastevere was mentioned in it. Well, I was definitely going even… 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 !